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Berberis media 'Dual Jewel'

Japanese Barberry

from £12.50

5 / 5 based on 1 customer review
RHS Award of Garden Merit
Description Plant Care Q & A Description

Berberis media 'Dual Jewel' is a semi evergreen variety with attractive, orange discolored growths.
Dense shrub with rounded crown, arching stems and spreading habit, growing up to 1 m in height. Semi-evergreen leaves, lasting in mild winters. Leaf blades obovate, yellow-green, leathery and glossy. Triple thorns, long and sharp. Orange young shoots with leaves and thorns, nicely contrasts older greening leaves.

  • Eventual Size: 1 metre
  • Position: Full sun/part shade
  • Foliage: Yellow/Gold/Green
  • Habit: Bushy
  • Soil: Any fertile, well drained soil
  • Plant type: Shrub - ground cover - in group
  • Flowering period: May - June
  • Colour (flower): Yellow
  • Colour (leaf): Green
  • Height: 50cm
  • Location: Sun - half shade
  • Evergreen: Yes
  • Hardiness: -20 °C
  • Autumn colour: Red
  • Common Names: Japanese barberry
Eventual Size of Berberis media 'Dual Jewel' Eventual Size of Berberis media 'Dual Jewel'
Eventual size after 10 years
Plant Care

Add good quality compost to existing soil when planting, top mulch in the autumn. Prune in late spring or autumn if required.

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Customer Reviews

on 7 Jul 2017

5 / 5

Strong healthy plant, very prompt delivery