Sidekicks Barney Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Barney'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||BUR-bur-is thun-BER-jee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing to only 12-18 in. tall and 18 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Barrier, Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Fall Color, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
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. No pruning is necessary except to maintain desired shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 8