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Berberis koreana

Common Name(s):
Korean barberry
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant; excellent barrier plant; easy to transplant; suckers from roots and may form colonies

Height:
4-6 ft.
Foliage:
Alternate, simple, medium to dark green leaves; 1 to 3 in. long; rounded apex; spines on leaf margins; red-purple fall color
Flower:
Clusters of .2-in., yellow flowers in spring borne above the foliage; .2- to .3-in., waxy, egg-shaped, bright red berries in fall and winter
Zones:
4 to 7
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; tolerates a range of soil types, except those that stay wet
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Dense oval to haystack shape; multi-stemmed
Width:
3-5 ft.

NCCES plant id: 1416

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