Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 18″ H X 24″ W
Bloom Time: Spring
Description: One of the smallest purple-leaf barberries available, growing into a small, tight and compact mound, ideal for color accent use in the garden or mass planting, even as edging; new growth is red, providing an interesting color contrast.
Ornamental Features: Attractive deep purple foliage. Small oval leaves turn an outstanding scarlet in the fall. It features tiny clusters of yellow flowers. Fruits are scarlet drupes displayed from early to late fall.
Landscape Attributes: Dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub. Low maintenance shrub, can be pruned at anytime. Good choice for attracting birds to your yard.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)