Berberis Sunjoy Gold Pillar® Description
Sunjoy Gold Pillar® barberry wears wow factor from head to toe! It brings structure and vibrant color to practically any garden plot, whether along a busy polluted street, a sunbaked hot spot, or even in clay soil. All without you having to lift a finger! After it’s established it hardly needs a lick of maintenance, it actually prefers not to be pruned at all and keeps on thriving through drought. But its most charming trait is revealed late in the season – brilliant orange-red color in fall! So, if you’ve got a challenging spot in the garden consider this unexpected dazzler.
Special features: Cold hardy, Deer resistant, Drought tolerant, Easy care, Fall color, Foliage interest, Heat tolerant, Burn resistant, Multi-season interest
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- Botanical name:
Berberis thunbergii 'Maria' Sunjoy Gold Pillar®
- Common name:
- Zone:4, 5, 6, 7, 8
- Sun exposure:
Full sun (6+ hrs/day)
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- Soil type:
- Soil moisture:
Average, but needs good drainage
- Height x width:
3-4' x 2-3'
- Flower color:
Yellow (but not showy)
- Foliage color:
- Bloom season:
Accent, Background, Container gardening, Foundation planting, Hedge plant, Ornamental, Rock garden, Small spaces, Specimen
- Cannot ship to:
CT, IN, MA, ME, MN, NH, NY, OH, VT, WI, WV
- Patent #:PP18,082
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Soil: Grows well in any free-draining soil and is tolerant of many challenging conditions such as salt, compaction, pollution, and drought conditions.
Light: Full sun (6+ hrs/day)
Water: Has average needs, but doesn't respond well to being over watered.
Spacing: 2-3' apart
Fertilizing: Not needed.
Winterizing: No specific care needed.
Maintenance & pruning: Does not respond well to heavy pruning, but if trimming is necessary do so in spring. Avoid cutting into any thick branches, unless it's absolutely necessary.
ReviewsWrite a reviewGood to knowPam Pearce | Jul 8, 2020I ordered 3 of these. Nowhere did it mention they have thorns. I would not have bought them had I known this.