The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 4 - 8
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
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Looking for an easy-to-grow, small plant that's colorful all season? This is it!
Sunjoy Mini Saffron barberry 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.
Top reasons to grow Sunjoy Mini Saffron barberry:
- Neat bun-like habit needs no trimming or fussing
- Colorful from spring through frost
- Very deer resistantFoliage InterestHeat TolerantResists:DeerSmall or Miniature
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:18 - 24 InchesSpacing:24 - 36 InchesSpread:24 - 30 InchesFlower Colors:YellowFoliage Colors:YellowFoliage Shade:YellowHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Grown for FoliageHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageNeeds Good DrainageUses:LandscapeMaintenance 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.
PLEASE NOTE: Sunjoy® Mini Saffron Barberry Berberis thunbergii is restricted and cannot be shipped to the state(s) of MA, ME, NH, NY and VT.Sunjoy® Mini Saffron Berberis thunbergii 'Kasia' USPP 24,817