Berberis 'Blenheim'

Blenheim Barberry

Leaves

Leaves

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Family: Berberidaceae

Genus: Berberis

Description: 

Upright habit with dense clusters of sharply toothed leaves. Gold to yellow flowers.

History: 

This plant originated at the Hillier West Hill Nursery in Winchester and was sent to Blenheim Palace, originally as Berberis darwinii. It is actually a hybrid: Berberis darwinii x Berberis actinacantha.

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My Experience: 

I saw this plant at the Hillier Arboretum.


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