- Common Name(s):
- Wintergreen barberry
- Nana, Spring Glory
Drought tolerant; the hardiest evergreen barberry; can be severely pruned; makes a good screen or barrier. This plant is particularly resistant to damage by deer and is moderately salt tolerant.
Play Value: Wildlife Enhancement
- 4-6 ft.
- Alternate, simple, lustrous, dark green leaves; 2-3 in. long; spiny, serrated; wine-red fall color
- Small, yellow flowers in spring; .3-in., oval, bluish-black fruit that persists into fall
- Sun to partial shade; range of soil types
- Medium to fine
- Rounded, dense mound; may become open with age
- 6-8 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1415