Crimson Pygmy Barberry make an excellent choice for any landscape! It’s well known for it’s striking purple color.
This beautiful shrub is considered semi-evergreen! This means they never fully lose it’s foliage throughout the year like other plants.
It’s crimson leaves turn into a bold shade of red. It also produces cute little berries in early winter!
Low and compact growth habits make the Crimson Pygmy perfect for borders and hedges, for instance. Burgundy colored leaves combine with a low growth pattern that also make Crimson Pygmy the perfect companion to many plants this is because it’s so versatile!
The Crimson Pygmy Barberry is a beautiful dwarf shrub which boasts deep purple foliage spring through summer, making it the perfect companion, accent and border plant. However, it remains compact!
Botanical Name: Berberis thunbergii
USDA Zones: 4-9
Bloom Season: Autumn
Foliage Color: Deep red – purple
Foliage: Evergreen – year-round interest
Light Needs: Full sun to partial shade
Mature Size: 24″ W x 24″ H
Uses: Containers, landscapes, mass planting and accents