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Sunjoy® Tangelo Barberry Berberis thunbergii

  • Hardy Zones
    • 4 - 8
  • Exposure
    • Sun
  • Season
    • Fall
  • Mature Size
    • 36 - 48 Inches
Generally plants that are in stock will ship within a week after we receive the order.

Occasionally we trim plants to ensure better branching and flowering in your landscape.

After your order has shipped you will receive an email with your FedEx tracking number.
$28.99
$36.99
Size: One Gallon
ColorChoice® Flowering Shrubs
Sunjoy® Tangelo Barberry Berberis thunbergii
Sun 36 - 48

Features

A zingy accent to spice up your landscape!

Bright and cheery, this new barberry has vivid orange new growth that develops a distinctive chartreuse margin as the season goes on. Stronger growing than other variegated cultivars, it is colorful in the landscape from spring to fall. Certified wheat-rust resistant.

Top three reasons to grow Sunjoy® Tangelo barberry:

- Intense orange new growth makes a strong statement in the landscape

- Highly deer-resistant

- Thorny stems are good for planting under windows for added security.

Foliage Interest
Fall Interest
Drought Tolerant
Resists: 
Deer

Characteristics

Duration: 
Shrub
Shrub Type: 
Deciduous
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
36 - 48 Inches
Spacing: 
36 - 48 Inches
Spread: 
36 - 48 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Colors: 
Orange
Foliage Shade: 
orange
Habit: 
Mounded
Container Role: 
Thriller

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: 
Low
Needs Good Drainage
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses Notes: 

Landscapes

Maintenance Notes: 

Prefers well-drained soils. May be pruned to shape in summer.

PLEASE NOTE: Sunjoy® Tangelo Barberry Berberis thunbergii is restricted and cannot be shipped to the state(s) of MA, ME, NH, NY and VT.

Fun Facts: 

The wood of barberry is bright yellow inside - cut a stem and take a look!

Sunjoy® Tangelo Berberis thunbergii 'O'Byrne' USPP 26,546
  • THE COLORS https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/29/6d/79/296d795e22f0e199cd78fffaa858fb57.jpg

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Stephen
    Durham
    North Carolina
    United States
    2 years ago
  • I Really love this Barberry.. It is extremely Beautiful... the changing of the colors from spring to fall is amazing! I would definitely recommend my friends or anyone to atleast get one of these... I have 3..

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    4aGreen Thumb
    Madison
    Wisconsin
    United States
    2 years ago
  • This is an awesome plant whose orange appears fluorescent. It has grown rapidly since planting and took hold right away.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Judy Pino, PhD
    Newcastle
    California
    United States
    4 years ago
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