Berberis thunbergii 'Atropurpurea Nana'

Japanese Barberry, Red Barberry, Thunberg's Barberry

Family: Berberidaceae Barberry

Type Shrub
USDA Hardiness range 4A - 8A
Exposure Full shade to full sun
Bloom color White, yellow
Bloom time Spring
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Border, container
Height 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Spread 36" to 4' / 90cm to 1.20m
Growth rate Slow
Persistence Semi-evergreen
Bloom attributes Attracts butterflies
Leaf color Purple
Fruit color Red
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral, alkaline, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Rounded
Attributes and features Attracts birds, invasive