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Sunjoy Gold Pillar® Barberry

Berberis thunbergii 'Maria' PP #18,082

SKU
07474
Similar in shape to Helmond Pillar Barberry, but with bright golden foliage and red new growth. Burn-resistant yellow foliage turns bright orange-red in fall. Distinctive columnar habit adds an elegant vertical line to gardens.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationBUR-bur-is thun-BER-jee-eye
Average Size at MaturityReaches 3 to 4 ft. tall and 1 1/2 to 2 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeInconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Foliage ColorYellow
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic
Growth HabitColumnar, Narrow
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBarrier, Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsBest with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Extremely adaptable; prefers well-drained soil. Pruning is not essential, but may be shaped in summer or early spring. Applying a slow release fertilizer specialized for trees & shrubs when new growth begins in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-7

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