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Berberis thunbergii 'Aurea Nana'

More About Berberis thunbergii 'Aurea Nana'

  • Yellow flowers are hardly visible
  • Red berries persist into the winter
  • Intense yellow foliage turns orange and red in the fall
  • Stems have sharp thorns
  • Highly tolerant of urban pollution and salt
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

60-80 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Dwarf Golden Barberry Growing and Maintenance Tips

This shrub does best in full sun to partial shade, foliage colour will fade in shady locations. It is very adaptable to both dry and moist growing conditions, but not wet. Drought tolerant, it is an ideal choice for shallow, water garden.


Berberis thunbergii 'Aurea Nana' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Mounding

Foliage Color

Yellow

Landscape uses

Hedge
Foundation planting

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