Berberis x media Red Jewel
- 1 x Berberis x media Red Jewel
|Botanical name||Berberis x media Red Jewel|
|Delivered as||Pot plant|
|Location||Sun and shade|
|Preferred Soil||Well drained soil|
|Fully grown in||10 years|
|Full grown height||125cm - 150cm|
|Mature width||80cm - 100cm|
How to take care of Berberis x media Red Jewel
BE CAREFUL HANDLING BERBERIS AS IT HAS SHARP THORNS! For best results soak the roots for approx 2 hrs before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks. This is a deciduous hardy shrub. Plant them from autumn to early spring, in any well drained soil They need sun but will tolerate partial shade. The flowering period is mid spring and they will colour best in a sunny position. This slow growing shrub can take years to reach it's full height of 4-6ft.. For a dense impermable hedge plant 4 shrubs per meter.
This variety of barberry needs much less pruning than other varieties.
For additional instructions see product packaging.