MAHONIA

Commonly known as Mountain grape, Oregon grape

Genus of about 70 species of evergreen shrubs occurring in rocky places and woodland in the Himalayas, eastern Asia and North and Central America.

Colourful and tough shrubs that enliven a winter garden.

Some are pleasantly scented and all are beneficial to insects.

Japonica and x media provide nectar for overwintering blackcaps.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Low growing species and cultivars make excellent ground cover.
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their fragrant flowers, followed by purple/black berries, and attractive foliage. Wildlife plant - nectar in winter for insects and berries for birds.
    Pests & Diseases
    Rust, mildew, on aquifolium.
    Place of origin
    Rocky and woodland areas in the Himalayas, eastern Asia, North and Central America.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Moderately fertile, humus rich

Buy Varieties of MAHONIA

MAHONIA aquifolium

MAHONIA aquifolium

Holly-leaved barberry, Mountain grape, Oregon grape

a valuable suckering plant for underplanting in dense shade

 
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
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MAHONIA aquifolium 'Apollo'

MAHONIA aquifolium 'Apollo'

Holly-leaved barberry, Mountain grape, Oregon grape

a spreading bush with dense clusters of bright yellow flowers

 
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
MAHONIA bealei

MAHONIA bealei

bluish green leaves spotted yellow and white at the base. Very fragrant light yellow flowers

 
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
MAHONIA eurybracteata 'Soft Caress'

MAHONIA eurybracteata 'Soft Caress'

Mountain Grape, Oregan Grape

plant of the year at Chelsea 2013. A compact habit and the first mahonia to have entirely spine free leaves. Bright yellow flowers

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
£25.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
Large
£60.00  
MAHONIA gracilipes

MAHONIA gracilipes

distinctive bell-shaped flowers, purple-red outside and white within

 
£18.50 each 
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Availability yet to be determined - We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock
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MAHONIA japonica

MAHONIA japonica

yellow flowers, sweet scented like Lily of the Valley, good autumn colour

 
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
MAHONIA x media 'Charity'

MAHONIA x media 'Charity'

large pinnate foliage and yellow flowers NOV onwards

 
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
Large
£30.00  
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Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
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MAHONIA x media 'Lionel Fortescue'

MAHONIA x media 'Lionel Fortescue'

fine cut foliage and erect flowers

 
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
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MAHONIA x media 'Winter Sun'

MAHONIA x media 'Winter Sun'

upright yellow flares

 
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
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MAHONIA nitens 'Cabaret'

MAHONIA nitens 'Cabaret'

Holly-leaved barberry, Mountain grape, Oregon grape

a brand new introduction with holly-like foliage and a very compact habit. Flowers are orange-red in bud on tall spikes, opening yellow

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
£27.50 each 
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MAHONIA x wagneri 'Pinnacle'

MAHONIA x wagneri 'Pinnacle'

blue-green leaves, bronze new growth and cluster of bright yellow flowers

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
£18.50 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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