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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.
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Mature Height:

5 Feet

Mature Spread:

2 Feet

Hardiness Zone:


What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Berberidaceae · Common Name: Barberry

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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)
(10 units available now - S)

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 7639

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(436 units available now - G)

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2 gallon Potted

SKU: 7954

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

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 4464

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

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5 gallon Potted

SKU: 4218

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
(0 units available now)

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Customer Testimonials

Great plants....Incredible how large they. Instant garden after planting.

July 2014

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