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Sunjoy® Mini Saffron Barberry Berberis thunbergii

  • Hardy Zones
    • 4 - 8
  • Exposure
    • Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 18 - 24 Inches
We will ship this week to most areas of the United States.

At this point in our shipping season we ship on Mondays and Tuesdays only and if necessary, due to extreme temperatures, we will place a temporary hold on shipping. We will reevaluate week to week based on temperatures.
$16.99
Size: Quart
$29.99
$38.99
Size: One Gallon
ColorChoice® Flowering Shrubs
Sunjoy® Mini Saffron Barberry Berberis thunbergii
Sun 18 - 24

Features

Bright, season-long color.  Dwarf habit.  Deer resistant.

Foliage Interest
Heat Tolerant
Resists: 
Deer
Small or Minature

Characteristics

Duration: 
Shrub
Shrub Type: 
Deciduous
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
18 - 24 Inches
Spacing: 
24 - 36 Inches
Spread: 
24 - 30 Inches
Foliage Colors: 
Yellow
Foliage Shade: 
Yellow
Habit: 
Mounded
Container Role: 
Filler

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Grown for Foliage
Hardiness Zones: 
4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
Water Category: 
Average
Needs Good Drainage
Uses: 
Landscape
Maintenance Notes: 

Adaptable, but prefers well-drained soil.  Best in full sun.  Tolerates urban conditions like parking lots, street plantings.  Pruning is seldom needed; may be shaped in summer if necessary.

Looking for an easy-to-grow, small plant that's colorful all season?  This is it! 

Sunjoy Mini Saffron has bright yellow foliage that shows hints of orange in the new growth.  It will turn orange-red in the fall.  Unlike other yellow-leafed barberry, it is very burn-resistant, and does well even in the heat of the summer.  

PLEASE NOTE: Sunjoy® Mini Saffron - Barberry - Berberis thunbergii is restricted and cannot be shipped to or sold in the state(s) of MA, NH, NY, VT, or WI.

Sunjoy® Mini Saffron Berberis thunbergii 'Kasia' USPP 24,817
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