Berberis 'Concorde' Description
If you're looking for a fast-growing, colorful, & pest-free Hedge Plant, then Concorde Barberry is your answer!
This colorful Shrub has long arching branches of bright purple leaves that remain colorful all spring, summer, & fall before turning a vibrant blazing scarlet in autumn. Red berries persist throughout the winter.
Japanese Barberry is a thorny shrub with a carefree habit. It forms a low-growing 24" tall hedge which can be sheared to any size & shape. Inconspicuous yellow flowers appear in spring.
Its bright purple leaves create great contrast in the garden & provide the perfect backdrop to edge driveways or sidewalks.
Concorde Barberry is the perfect companion to long-blooming KnockOut Roses, Ornamental Grasses, & other Flowering Shrubs!
Special Features: Cold Hardy, Deer Resistant Drought Tolerant, Easy Care, Fall Color, Foliage Interest, Heat Tolerant, Burn resistant, Multi-Seasonal Interest
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- Botanical Name:
Berberis thunbergii 'Concorde'
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- Height x Width:
24" x 24"
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Accent, Background, Container Gardening, Foundation Planting, Hedge Plant, Ornamental, Rock Garden, Small Spaces
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CT, MA, NH, AK, CAN, HI, PR
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Soil: Very adaptable to a wide range of soil types as long as it drains well, as it will not tolerate any standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH, and is able to handle environmental salt. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution.
Light: Sun to Partial Shade
Water: Average water needs.Water regularly; do not over water.
Spacing: 24-36 in.
Fertilizing: Fertilizer needs are low. If you have poor soil, feed during spring growing season with slow release fertilizer such as "Osmocote"
Winterizing: No specific care needed.
Maintenance & Pruning: Can self sow; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season. Prune for shape in late spring after bloom time.