- Common Name(s):
- Threespine barberry
Drought tolerant; more open than many barberries; three parted spines; this plant is seldom damaged by deer
- 3-5 ft.
- Alternate, simple, bright green leaves; purplish-red winter color
- Pale yellow to white flowers with a reddish tinge; .3-in., bluish black fruit
- 5 to 8
- Sun to partial shade; range of soil types
- Medium to fine
- Dense mound
- 3-4 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1420