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Orange Rocket Barberry

Common Name: Barberry

Variety: Orange Rocket Barberry

Genus species: Berberis thunbergii PP18411

Patent Info: PP18411


  • Winner of Best Shrub Award
  • Dramatic orange foliage in Spring and Summer that turns ruby red in Fall
  • Small berries in Fall
  • Deciduous shrub
  • Upright, narrow habit
  • Deer resistant
  • Heat tolerant

Sun: Full to Part Sun; 6+ hours direct sun daily

Water: 2-3 times weekly

Hardiness Zone:

Hardy in Zones 4-9

Annual for Zones 3 below

Bloom Time: Spring

Mature Size: 3’ T x 4’ W

Prune:Not necessary

Soil Type: Slightly acidic, well-drained soil, mulch recommended

Fertilize: With a Slow-Release, Granular Even Ratio (10-10-10) Formula in early Spring, repeat as directed