- Common Name(s):
- Korean barberry
Drought tolerant; excellent barrier plant; easy to transplant; suckers from roots and may form colonies; this plant is seldom damaged by deer
- 4-6 ft.
- Alternate, simple, medium to dark green leaves; 1 to 3 in. long; rounded apex; spines on leaf margins; red-purple fall color
- 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
- 4 to 7
- Sun to partial shade; tolerates a range of soil types, except those that stay wet
- Dense oval to haystack shape; multi-stemmed
- 3-5 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1416