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Crimson Pygmy Barberry

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Sizes:  2 gallon (#2), 3 gallon (#3) and 5 gallon (#5) containers
Common Name: Crimson Pygmy Barberry
Botanical Name:  Berberis thunbergii 'Crimson Pygmy'
Type: Deciduous shrub
Zone: 4 to 8
Height (at maturity): 2.00 feet
Spread (at maturity): 3.00 feet
Bloom Time: April to May
Bloom Description: Pale yellow
Sun: Full sun
Water: Dry to medium
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Hedge, Naturalize
Flower: Showy
Leaf: Good Fall
Fruit: Showy
Other: Winter Interest, Thorns
Tolerate: Deer, Drought, Erosion, Clay Soil, Dry Soil 
An excellent landscape plant and the most widely used barberry. The reddish foliage is best when used in full sun. Red foliage color may fade to green without adequate light. Prefers well drained soils with pH 6.0 - 7.5.  Very slowly maturing at 2' tall by 3' wide.
Disclaimer: Photography above is meant to give a general idea of the shape and color of a tree, shrub or flower.  Photography above represents plants in the landscape, many of which are mature plants.  Actual plants delivered will be the "size" as indicated in the description above.  Appearance of delivered plants may vary depending on season.  Greenbee Landscape LLC can not guarantee the delivered trees, shrubs or flowers to match exactly with the pictures shown here.  
Photo courtesy of Missouri Botanical Garden.

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If you are unhappy with a plant at time of delivery, you are always welcome to leave it on our delivery truck and we will provide an immediate credit for that item.

We offer a 30 day limited warranty with a one-time replacement on shrubs and perennials. Also, we provide a one year limited warranty with a one time replacement on trees purchased and installed by GreenBee.

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Light Exposure:
Full Sun
Flower Color:
Flower Season:
Clay Soil, Deer, Drought, Dry Soil, Erosion
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