Upright broadleaf, evergreen tree or shrub. Glossy dark green foliage. Interesting red-brown bark. Slow growing. Small white urn-shaped flowers in 2 inch panicles from October. Small 3/4" red strawberry-like fruit.
(Male form) Striking broad-leaf, evergreen shrub. The large, glossy leaves are almost entirely burnished gold with dark green flecking. Panicles of small, reddish-purple flowers. Scorches if grown in full sun.
Spreading Dwarf, dense deciduous shrub. Burgundy-purple foliage in summer, red in the fall. Deer resistant, excellent for borders. Thorns. bright red berries in fall attract birds. AKA Berberis thunbergii 'Bailtwo'
Spring foliage emerges a striking fluorescent orange, with leaves maturing to a burgundy maroon with contrasting yellow margins. Color intensifies in fall with oranges and red. Drought tolerant once established.