- Common Name(s):
- Paleleaf barberry
Good for rock gardens; can be used as ground cover; easy to transplant; withstands severe pruning; this plant is seldom damaged by deer
Play Value: Wildlife Enhancement
- 2-4 ft.
- Alternate, simple, lustrous, dark green leaves; 1-2 in. long; leathery, spined margins; edges of leaf are recurved under; may develop red tinge in winter
- .5-in., bright yellow flowers on long pedicel in early summer; .5-in., purplish berry in early fall
- 6 to 8
- Sun to partial shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil
- Medium to fine
- Low growing, dense, hemispherical shape with arching ridge stems
- 3-5 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1414