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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Thorny
Brand*
  • PlantHaven
  • Oklahoma Proven
  • Garden Debut
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
Growth Habit*
  • Upright Growing
  • Compact Growing
  • Columnar/Narrow Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Yellow
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Light Yellow
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
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 a free fertilizer packet.

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GOLDEN ROCKET BARBERRY

Berberis thunbergii 'Golden Rocket'
PP18626 Plant propagation prohibited

Breeder
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.

Mature Height:

5 Feet

Mature Spread:

2 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Berberidaceae · Common Name: Barberry

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like 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®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

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Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 5655

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
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$35.00

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 7639

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

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$35.00

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2 gallon Potted

SKU: 7954

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
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$45.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 4464

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
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$75.00

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5 gallon Potted

SKU: 4218

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

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$95.00

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I was extremely impressed with the packaging of my plants. Not one leaf was damaged during shipment! And the quality of the plants is exceptional. I am very pleased with Sooner Plant Farm and will be ordering from you again soon.


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Staunton, VA
November 2016

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