Parent: Berberis thunbergii
Category: Shrub - Deciduous
Zones: 4 to 8
Size: To 18" tall and wide, possibly 3' at maturity
Growth Rate: Slow
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun
Orange-red new growth, matures to yellow-gold, orange-red in autumn. Selected for its coloration, lack of fruit and small mounding habit. Well-drained soil.
From Michael Dirr at Plant Introductions Inc.
- Berberis thunbergii 'Celeste' ('Sunjoy® Cinnamon')
- Berberis thunbergii 'Lime Glow'
- Berberis thunbergii 'Maria' ('Sunjoy® Gold Pillar')
- Berberis thunbergii 'Mimi' ('Sunjoy® Mini Salsa')
- Berberis thunbergii 'Mini Saffron' ('Kasia')
I purchased a 1-gallon plant at Thomas's Orchards in April 2012 and planted it in the Big Trees and Birds garden.