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Plant Characteristics

Plant Introduction
  • Garden Debut® Plant Collection
  • Proven Winners® Plant Collection
Northern States Exposure
  • Full Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Privacy / Hedge / Living Fence
Growth Rate
  • Medium
Foliage Color (Summer)
  • Dark Yellow / Gold
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Average
Seasons of Interest
  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring
Best Usages
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
Best Characteristics
  • Growth Habit
  • Foliage

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Berberis is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

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Berberis thunbergii 'Golden Rocket'
PP18626 Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Golden Rocket Barberry online. A narrow, upright growing, deciduous shrub with showy, bright golden yellow foliage,orange-red autumn foliage. Pale yellow, insignificant flowers in spring are followed by bright red berries in fall. Will mature to 5 feet tall with a 2 foot spread.
  • Arrive Healthy Guarantee

Mature Height:

5 Feet

Mature Spread:

2 Feet

Hardiness Zone:


What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Berberidaceae · Common Name: Barberry

FREE with every plant purchased:

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  • Pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included to use when planting; Hydro-Gels help retain soil moisture, and plants establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will survive drought conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.
  • Customer satisfaction survey sent after your order is received that provides you with a $10.00 off coupon code on your next order.

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Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 5655

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(21 units available now - S)

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 7639

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(0 units available now)

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2 gallon Potted

SKU: 7954

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(0 units available now)

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 4464

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(6 units available now - S)

three year plant Standard Package


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5 gallon Potted

SKU: 4218

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
(1 units available now - S)

four year plant Standard Package


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Customer Testimonials

You are amazing! we will not order from anyone else, but you~ These days, everything cost so much more money, it makes us feel good knowing we can get our money's worth from sooner Plant Farm. You care very much for your customers, and that shows! It is so nice to be able to trust in someone you do not know. Thank you, We look forward to doing business with you in the spring. We ask Jesus to Bless your business~ Merry Christmas, Ray & Martie

Minneapolis, KS
December 2014

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