Berberis Darwinii ‘Compacta’


Berberis darwinii ‘Compacta’ is a compact berberis, bearing small red-bronze leaves which mature to green, and rich golden-yellow flowers, followed by edible blueberries. It is perfect for growing in a mixed or shrub border and makes a good low hedge. It is a good plant for bees, Birds and beneficial for insects.


Site: Prefers shelter from drying wind but will tolerate salty air
Soils: Any reasonably well-drained soil, even poor soil
Position: Full sun or partial shade
Season of interest: All year
Hardiness: Hardy
Height 4’ (1.20m)

Spread 3’ (90cm)

Pot Size:  2LT Pot

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