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Plant Characteristics

Plant Introduction
  • Garden Debut® Plant Collection
Northern States Exposure
  • Full Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Dwarf / Low Growing
Growth Rate
  • Medium
Flower Color
  • Orange
  • Light Yellow
  • Multi
  • Red
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Moist
  • Well Drained
  • Average
Nature Attraction
  • Deer Resistant
Seasons of Interest
  • Spring
  • Summer
Best Usages
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Mass Planting
  • Border Plant
  • Accent Plant
Best Characteristics
  • 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 'Admiration'
PP16921 Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Admiration Barberry online. A showstopper with a blaze of orange-red foliage with yellow margins. Holds color well through summer. This dwarf has a broad, upright growth habit reaching only 12-15 inches tall in 4 years. Non-flowering.
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Mature Height:

12-15 Inches

Mature Spread:

15-18 Inches

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: 5650

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(0 units available now)

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 9737

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(1535 units available now - SG)

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2 gallon Potted

SKU: 9942

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(50 units available now - G)

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 5149

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(1 units available now - S)
(25 units arriving on 4/14/17) (?)
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Customer Testimonials

As always Brian, your plants are doing wonderful. Everything we buy elsewhere seems to be a waste of time, money and another year

ST. Peters, MO
September 2014

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