Berberis x stenophylla Berberis Stenophylla
Hybrid barberry - 3 litres
Berberis x stenophylla is a fine vigorous hardy evergreen shrub with arching, prickly stems and small dark green leaves, smothered in late spring with masses of bright golden-yellow flowers which are loved by bees. Makes a great impact as a free-standing specimen shrub and an excellent dense hedge.
Height and spread 2.5-3m by 3-4m (8-10ft x 10-13ft). Thrives in any well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.
For a hedge, plant 45cm (18in) apart. Trim after flowering.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Bee and butterfly friendly.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Berry colour||Black, Blue|
|Botanical name||Berberis x stenophylla|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Hybrid barberry|
|Plant type||Evergreen Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||2.6m - 4m|
|Ultimate spread||2.6m - 4m|