Category: Shrub - Deciduous
Zones: 4 to 8
Size: To 30" tall and 36" wide
Growth Rate: Slow
Round, dense compact form, slower growing than the species. Deer, rabbit and drought tolerant.
Discovered growing in a bed of Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea 'Crimson Pygmy' at the Leo Gentry Wholesale Nursery in Gresham, Oregon in 1989. Patent issued in 1996.
- Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea 'Concorde'
- Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea 'Crimson Pygmy'
- Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea 'Rose Glow'
I purchased a 1-gallon plant at McCorkles in June 2013 and planted it in the Big Trees and Birds garden.