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Berberis verruculosa

Common Name(s):
Warty barberry
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant; dependable; easy to transplant; can be used as specimen, hedge, or barrier plant; tolerates urban conditions; this plant is seldom damaged by deer

Height:
3-6 ft.
Foliage:
Alternate, simple, leathery, dark green leaves; .5-1.5 in.-long; taper at both ends; margins are slightly spiny toothed; leaves may become purplish-green or mahogany in winter
Flower:
Golden-yellow flowers; .3-in. fruit is violet-black with a bloom
Zones:
5 to 7
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; tolerates range of soil types; dislikes wet feet
Texture:
Fine
Form:
Compact, dense, rounded shrub; arching, spreading branches
Width:
3-4 ft.
Tags:
deer resistant, evergreen

NCCES plant id: 1421

Berberis verruculosa Berberis verruculosa