Berberis thunbergii 'Orange Rocket' - Blue Heron Nursery

Berberis thunbergii ‘Orange Rocket’

Orange Rocket Barberry

An upright, columnar shrub with bright orange foliage in summer. It later matures to an orangey-burgundy to ruby color in the fall. Use as a vertical element in containers, in the shrub border, or even as a unique hedge. The foliage color is best in full sun. It needs an average, well-drained soil. This plant is a cross of B. thunbergii 'aurea' and 'Helmond Pillar'. PP 18,411.

  • Common Name: Orange Rocket Barberry
  • Height: 5' tall
  • Spread: 2' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 5 - 7

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