Berberis thunbergii ‘Atropurpurea’

Red Leaf Japanese Barberry

A dense, mounded shrub with deep crimson foliage. The pale yellow flowers are followed by bright red berries. Fall color is a rich red. It can be used as a thorny hedge, in groups or as a single plant. It is easily grown in average well-drained soil and full sun.

  • Common Name: Red Leaf Japanese Barberry
  • Height: 6' tall
  • Spread: 7' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 4 - 8