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Courtesy of Spring Meadow Nursery

Courtesy of Spring Meadow Nursery


Berberis thunbergii 'Helen' PP24819 Plant propagation prohibited

SUNJOY® SYRAH BARBERRY

Breeder
Buy Sunjoy® Syrah Barberry online. Paint it black! This new barberry shines with its black-purple foliage and provides low-maintenance, season-long color to gardens. Its upright habit is good for hedging. This is an excellent, uniform cultivar.

Height:

4-5 Feet

Spread:

4-5 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Thorny
Brand*
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
  • Purple/Brilliant Purple
  • Red/Brilliant Red
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Purple
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Red
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Red
  • Purple
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
 

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 free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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