Berberis bergmanniae C.K.Schneid.

Barberry

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Family: Berberidaceae

Genus: Berberis

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Size: To 6' (10') tall

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Compact pyramidal form. Spiny, leathery leaves in clusters. Yellow flowers in spring followed by blue-black berries.

History: 

Published in Pl. Wilson. 1(3): 362 in 1913. This species is named in honor of Mrs. Marie Bergmann of Vienna.

Native to China.

Introduced in 1908 by Ernest Wilson.

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My Experience: 

I saw this plant at RHS Wisley.


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