The Admiration Barberry certainly lives up to its name with its sensational, blushing-red foliage embellished with a rich-yellow border. This deciduous shrub keeps its color all summer, after which the colors deepen in the fall months. Commonly known as the Japanese Barberry, the Berberis t. 'Admiration' is a relatively low-maintenance plant that is drought resistant as well as deer and rabbit resistant. The Berberis t. 'Admiration' shows the greatest color when planted in full sun locations and while it is not picky on soil types, good drainage is crucial to help this plant thrive. Flourishing in hardiness zones 4 to 9, this dwarf shrub is a beautiful and astonishing addition to brighten borders, pots, containers and rock gardens.
- Compact 2 ft. x 2 ft. mature size
- Ideal for adding color to urban landscapes without taking up valuable space
- Rich dark burgundy colored foliage
- Heat and deer-resistant