Lime Glow Japanese Barberry

Berberis thunbergii 'Lime Glow'

SKU
2070
Mature green leaves provides superb backdrop for the dramatic lime green new foliage. Brilliant young leaves will not burn in the sun. Exceptional carmine fall color and bright red berries round out the season. Inconspicuous yellow flowers in spring. Fabulous light value foliage for border contrast with darker plants. Add to foundation planting and mixed shrub compsotions. Deciduous shrub. Full sun. Slow grower to 5 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.
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Botanical PronunciationBUR-bur-is thun-BER-jee-eye
Average Size at MaturitySlow growering to 5 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeInconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorChartreuse
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBarrier, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureFall Color
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Key FeatureDramatic Foliage Color

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.

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