Growing Calendar for Berberis thunbergii Atropurpurea-Japanese barberry-Hedge
Delivery: Late November to Late April
This thorny deciduous shrub has small yellow flowers and deep purple leaves, in autumn the foliage turns a dazzling red and if left unpruned the plant is covered in bright red berries.
Height up to 2m/6.5ft if unpruned.
Hedges in gardens are much nicer to look at than a wooden fence, they create a softer more wildlife friendly boundary and depending on variety they can provide a great seasonal display of flowers, berries and autumn colour. Hedging is also great for wildlife
Advice on how to plant bare roots.
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We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days