Mahonia repensMahonia repens

Common Name: Creeping Oregon Grape

Bloomtime: April

Bloomcolor: Yellow

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Height: 0.75 to 1.00 feet (0.3-0.5m)

Spread: 0.75 to 1.50 feet (0.3-0.5m)

Water: Medium

Zone: 5

Deer Resistant: Rarely Damaged by Deer.

Characteristics: Features holly-like, odd-pinnate, compound leaves with oval, spiny-toothed, leathery, bluish-green leaflets., Foliage turns purplish in winter. Deep yellow flowers appear in small racemes in spring and are followed by small clusters of grape-like, dark bluish-purple berries which mature in late summer., Berries are very sour but edible and can be used in jellies.,