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Native alternative(s) for Berberis buxifolia 'Nana':
Berberis canadensis Form
Plants that fill a similar niche:
Berberis fortunei Mahonia fortunei
Berberis candidula Berberis candidula flower and leaves
Berberis eurybracteata 'Soft Caress' Form

Berberis buxifolia 'Nana'

Phonetic Spelling
BER-ber-is buks-ih-FOL-ee-ah
Description

Dwarf Magellan Barberry 'Nana' is a dwarf cultivar of an evergreen low growing thorny shrub in the barberry family.

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Tags:
#evergreen#perennial#dwarf#security#spines#border#hedge
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#perennial#dwarf#security#spines#border#hedge
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Berberis
    Species:
    buxifolia
    Family:
    Berberidacae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Woody
    Dimensions:
    Height: 0 ft. 6 in. - 1 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 0 ft. 6 in. - 1 ft. 6 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    Mounding
    Rounded
    Growth Rate:
    Slow
    Maintenance:
    Low
    Appendage:
    Spines
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Available Space To Plant:
    12 inches-3 feet
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9b, 9a
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Blue
    Purple/Lavender
    Fruit Type:
    Berry
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Orange
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Gray/Silver
    Green
    Leaf Feel:
    Leathery
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Container
    Design Feature:
    Border
    Hedge
    Security
    Attracts:
    Bees
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought
    Problems:
    Spines/Thorns