Barberry 'Georgei' Berberis 'Georgei'

barberry 'Georgei'


'Georgei' is a deciduous shrub with arching branches bearing toothed, elliptic leaves which colour well in autumn. Pendent racemes of small yellow flowers in late spring are followed by deep red berries

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      barberry 'Georgei'

    • Common names

      Berberis gagnepainii 'Georgeii'

  • skullToxicity

    Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset. Wear gloves and wash hands after handling

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      1.5-2.5 metres

    • Spread

      1-1.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    group 2

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Hedging & Screens Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings

  • insectPests

    Could be affected by berberis sawfly

  • microbeDiseases

    May be subject to powdery mildews