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botanical name:
Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Harlequin'
Berberis thunbergii f. atropurpurea 'Harlequin' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Barberry
synonyms:  Berberis thunbergii 'Harlequin'
family:  Berberidaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.50m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: pink
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Variegated foliage of purple, heavily mottled with pink and cream, turning red in autumn. Stiff spiny branches. Small straw-yellow flowers in late spring or early summer.

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

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