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  • barberry
  • Eventual height: 1.5m
  • Eventual spread: 0.6m

Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Helmond Pillar'

barberry

Perfect for pollinators £12.99 £10.39
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Pot size 2 litre pot
2 litre pot
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  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: slow to average
  • Flowering period: April and May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    This deciduous berberis is grown for its dark red-purple leaves and for its narrowly upright habit. It has small, red-tinted, pale-yellow flowers in mid-spring and in autumn, the leaves turn a brilliant shade of red. It is low maintenance, and useful for for giving vertical interest in a well-drained, sunny or partly shady border.

  • Garden care: Requires minimal pruning. Where pruning is required, cut back in autumn or winter, after the appearance of the autumn fruits
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