1 Gallon – $5.97 2 Gallon – $8.00
Barberry (Berberis thunbergii) are ornamental shrubs with brilliant foliage colors ranging from dark red / burgundy to bright chartreuse gold. Barberry plants are a low maintenance, easy to grow shrub that have proven to be drought tolerant and deer resistant. Plant in full sun for brightest colors but they will also tolerate shade. Barberry plants are beautiful but have sharp little protective thorns lining their branches. Often used as a deterrent to trespassers when planted as a barrier hedge or under a window. Hardy in zones 4-8
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Crimson Pygmy Barberry (Berberis thunbergii) is a compact plant which will only grow to about 1 1/2 to 2 feet high and wide making it perfect to fit about anywhere with its small size and hardy nature. Purplish-red foliage covers the shrub throughout the season with red-brown stems. Small yellow blossoms appear in spring with red berries appearing in fall.
Perfect as a low hedge or single specimen adding loads of deep color with its deep red foliage. Looks great as a contrasting color for golds, yellow and deep green plants in your landscape. No pruning is required for this barberry which makes it perfect for your garden!
Rosy Glow Barberry (Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea) is a show stopper for its graceful branches and beautiful variegated leaves of purple, pink and rose shades. Enjoy the small yellow flowers in springtime and bright berries in the fall and winter. Rosy Glow is a deciduous shrub which means it looses its leaves in winter. Grows to 3 feet high and wide and looks great as a specimen plant or as a low hedge or in drifts.
Pruning can be done after flowers fade in spring but only if desired for shaping or sizing.