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Plant Characteristics

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

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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CABERNET® BARBERRY

Berberis thunbergii atropurpurea 'Moretti Select'

Breeder
Buy First Editions® Cabernet® Barberry online. Cabernet® is an extremely dense, compact form of 'Crimson Pygmy', and requires little to no pruning. Its bright crimson new growth is followed by rich burgundy to purple foliage.

Mature Height:

2 Feet

Mature Spread:

2-3 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

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.

Purchase CABERNET® BARBERRY Online

2 gallon Potted

SKU: 9727

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
(4 units available now - S)

Standard Package
FE



$45.00

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