Berberis 'Rose Glow' (Barberry)
Deciduous shrub with beautiful purple foliage mottled with pink and white. (Deciduous)
Common Name: Barberry
Latin Name: Berberis thunbergii 'Rose Glow'
Soil: well-drained soil
Position: Full sun or partial shade
Flowering period/colour: April to May/ little bell-shaped yellow flowers
Hardiness: Fully hardy
Eventual height/ spread: 1.2m/1.5m
Special features: Deciduous shrub with beautiful purple foliage mottled with pink and white.
This rounded shrub has tiny leaves that are curiously mottled pink and purple with touches of white on occasion. Close up, the leaves can look muddled. At a short distance, the colours meld, creating a rich pinkish plum effect, which glows when caught by the sun. This deciduous shrub has little bell-shaped yellow flowers in spring, red berries in September and bright red autumnal tints.
This shrub is supplied in a 3 litre container for year round planting.
Berberis Rose Glow (Barberry)
Berberis 'Aurea' (Barberry)
A small shrub with beautiful golden-yellow leaves becoming pale green by autumn. (Deciduous)
Berberis thunbergii (Barberry)
A deciduous shrub with bright red and orange foliage in the autumn. (Deciduous)
Berberis 'Helmond Pillar' (Barberry)
A narrow upright barberry with rich purple foliage. (Deciduous)
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Key / Size Guide
B/R (Bare Root) - The traditional way to buy
deciduous trees and shrubs. Perfect for planting between November and March.
R/B (Root Ball) - The traditional way to buy evergreen trees
and shrubs. The plants are kept in their own soil, making them ideal to transplant
between November and March.
C/G (Container Grown) - A very convenient way to buy trees
and shrubs, already rooted in their pots, they can be planted all year round. Sizes given in litres.
H/S (Half standard) - Half standard trees are 2-3 years old and
have a clear stem of 1.25-1.5m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.8-2.4m (6-8ft).
B (Bush) - Bush trees are 2-3 years old and have a clear
stem of 0.8-1m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.5-1.8m (5-6ft).
Maiden (Feathered tree) - A good, well-defined
prominent leader running straight up through the young tree. Perfect for training
into a half standard, standard or fan-trained tree. Sizes given in cm's.
Multi-stemmed - A tree with two or more main stems