Barberry ‘Royal Burgundy’
Berberis thunbergii ‘Gentry’
Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 3′ high x 3′ wide
Shrub form: Low mounding
Foliage Color: Deep burgundy-red that darkens later
Growth Rate: Moderate
Uses: Accent, border, hedge, or mixed throughout the landscape
Description: A showy dwarf, compact barberry with deep burgundy-red foliage that deepens in the fall and will not fade over the summer. Great accent, border, or hedge.
Ornamental Features: Deep burgundy-red foliage which emerges red in spring and deepens in the fall. Tiny clusters of yellow flowers bloom in mid spring and mature into red berries providing year round interest.
Landscape Attributes: Dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a low mounding form. Foliage is more vibrant when planted in a full sun location. Low maintenance and wildlife resistant.