We now support online ordering. Submit your order online & your local store will be in touch with a quote. Click for details.

Japanese Barberry
Berberis thunbergii atropurpurea - Japanese Barberry
Out of Stock
Pot size guide
Item code:

Bring fabulous foliage into your garden with the Japanese Barberry. A deciduous, small shrub with bronze purple foliage in spring and summer that turns crimson in autumn. It is excellent for hedging and for foliage contrast in the garden. It prefers a full sun and requires well drained soil. Prune heavily during winter to see growth renewal in spring.

Size — 140mm
Growth Width — 1.5m
Growth Height — 1m
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Foliage Colour — Purple, Red
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
More Information
Watering needs

This plant has a low water requirement.

Pruning Advice

Lightly trim this plant after it flowers to enhance its shape.

Warranty Information Warranty Information