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Pygmy Ruby™ Barberry

Berberis thunbergii 'Pygruzam'

Pronunciation: BUR-bur-is thun-BER-jee-eye
SKU #03524
4-8

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OVERVIEW
Description Shiny, deep red leaves cover this naturally dense, globe-shaped shrub. No trimming is needed to maintain its neat, dwarf habit, making it a fine choice for a low maintenance mass planting, low border or accent. Deciduous.
Light Full sun
Watering Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Mature Size Slowly reaches 18 in. tall, 36 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Compact Form
Growth Rate Slow
Growth Habit Rounded
CARE
Care Thrives in average, well-drained soil; avoid poorly drained, wet sites. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. No pruning necessary to maintain size or shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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