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SUNJOY MINI MAROON®

Barberry

Berberis thunbergii

'NCBT1'

PPAF; CBRAF

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  • Non-invasive
  • Dark foliage
  • Compact habit
Description

The first ever sterile dark-leafed barberry!

We are pleased to introduce Sunjoy Mini Maroon® sterile dark-leafed barberry. It offers the same rich color and versatile habit you expect from barberry, but with absolutely no nuisance seedlings to spread around. Though it flowers and produces fruit, the seed is not viable. 

USDA Zone 4 - 8 (-30°F/-34.4°C)

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Exposure Full sun

Height 2 - 3'

Width 2 - 3'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Deciduous

Bloom Time Spring

Flower Color Yellow

Foliage Color Black

Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn

Soil Any well-drained soil will do; tolerates dry conditions once established.

Pruning Barberry does not take well to hard pruning. However, it may be trimmed as needed in late spring/early summer. Avoid cutting into thick wood unless you are removing entire branches.

Uses Mixed borders, ground cover, edging, foundation plantings

Growing Tips Naturally grows as a low rounded mound without pruning. Tolerates urban conditions; does not spread.