Sunjoy Orange Pillar® Barberry Berberis thunbergii
The same incredible neon orange foliage as Sunjoy Neo barberry, but with the useful, versatile habit of best-selling Sunjoy Gold Pillar barberry. Developed by Dr. Tom Ranney and his team at NCSU.
Top reasons to grow Sunjoy Orange Pillar barberry:
- Versatile, appealing shape adds drama and flair
- Vibrant, persistant neon orange coloring
- Very deer resistantFoliage InterestFall InterestResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:TallGarden Height:36 - 48 InchesSpacing:18 - 36 InchesSpread:18 - 36 InchesFlower Colors:YellowFoliage Colors:OrangeFoliage Colors:RedFoliage Shade:Orangey=RedHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Sun
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).Maintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Grown for FoliageHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7bWater Category:AverageNeeds Good DrainageSoil Fertility Requirement:Poor SoilUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Shrub borders, groupings, masses, perennial borders and containers.Maintenance Notes:
Extremely adaptable, but prefers well-drained soil. This upright columnar selection does not require any pruning, but may be shaped in summer. Deciduous. Fertilize in early spring by applying a slow release fertilizer specialized for trees & shrubs. Follow the label for the recommended rate of application.
PLEASE NOTE: Sunjoy Orange Pillar® - Barberry - Berberis thunbergii is restricted and cannot be shipped to the state(s) of CT, DE, IN, MA, ME, MN, NH, NY, VT, WI and WV. MD notes that it may be invasive.Fun Facts:
If you cut open a barberry stem, the wood inside is yellow.Sunjoy Orange Pillar® Berberis thunbergii 'NCBT3' USPPAF