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BERBERIS thunbergii atropurpurea

Commonly known as Japanese barberry, Purple-leafed barberry

Best purple foliage berberis
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£13.50 each
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Any 10+ £10.00 each
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  • Deciduous - colourful foliage, dark red-purple or purplish-bronze, turning red in autumn.
  • Yellow - red-tinted, yellow flowers in mid-spring.
  • Height - 1m (3ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - dense, rounded shrub.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - good for an informal, thorny hedge.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, powdery mildew.
  • Place of origin - Japan
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Purple
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Soil Conditions - Tolerates all - any well-drained soil.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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1m (3ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  2.5m (8ft)
 

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