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botanical name:
Berberis hookeri
Berberis hookeri © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Hooker's Barberry
family:  Berberidaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 1.50m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: yellow
fruit colour: black
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Compact, dense evergreen. Spiny, glossy dark-green leaves, glaucous underneath. Yellow flowers in late spring, followed by berries that are green at first then ripening to black.

cultivation:
Most well drained soils in sun or part shade.

other notes:
From the Himalayas, Nepal, Sikkam and Bhutan.

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