Barberry 'Superba' Berberis × ottawensis f. purpurea 'Superba'
'Superba' is a vigorous spiny medium-sized deciduous shrub with lax, arching branches. Leaves broadly oval, deep red-purple, brighter red in autumn. Flowers small, light yellow, berries bright red
About this plant
Berberis thunbergii 'Atropurpurea Superba', Berberis × ottawensis 'Superba'
Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset. Wear gloves and wash hands after handling
Full Sun, Partial Shade
SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
- Suitable locations
Banks and Slopes Hedging & Screens Low Maintenance Flower borders and beds Coastal City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings or seed
Could be affected by berberis sawfly
May be subject to powdery mildews