Berberis thunbergii 'Ruby Carousel'Berberis thunbergii 'Ruby Carousel'

Common Name: Ruby Carousel Barberry

Bloomtime: Spring

Exposure: Prefers full sun, tolerates some shade

Height: 90.0-120.0 cm (36-48") inches

Spread: 60.0-90.0 cm (24-36") inches

Spacing: 60.0-90.0 cm (24-36") inches

Water: Average, well drained soil

Hardiness: Zones 3-8

Zone: 3

Deer Resistant: Rarely damaged by deer

Attracts Butterflies: Attracts pollinators

Drought Tolerant: Moderately drought tolerant

Characteristics: Upright, deciduous shrub with a rounded habit and attractive, arching stems, Purple-red foliage turns brighter red in Fall, Plentiful red berries persist in fall until they are eaten by the birds, Thorny stems make this an excellent barrier or hedge plant, attractive in a border or patio planting