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Berberis thunbergii 'BailJulia' PP25468 Plant propagation prohibited

TOSCANA™ BARBERRY

Buy First Editions┬« Toscana™ Barberry online. Toscana™ has large showy leaves that emerge red that also have a fine, bright yellow margin. The yellow margin eventually fades through summer but the foliage remains red. The red color darkens in autumn, taking on burgundy tones.

Height:

3-5 Feet

Spread:

2-4 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Thorny
Brand*
  • First Editions
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 Summer*
  • Red
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
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • 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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