Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Physocarpus opulifolius (L.) Maxim. var. opulifolius image
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Family Rosaceae
Physocarpus opulifolius (L.) Maxim. var. opulifolius
common ninebark
Physocarpus: from Greek phusa or physa, "bladder," and karpos, "fruit," thus "bladdery fruit"
opulifolius: with leaves like the guelder-rose opulus which was actually a type of maple
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial shrub

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Opulaster alabamensis Rydb.
Opulaster australis Rydb.
Opulaster opulifolius (L.) Kuntze
Opulaster stellatus Rydb.
Spiraea opulifolia L.

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