Berberis Thunbergii Maria

 

Berberis Thunbergii Maria is grown for its bright golden foliage, this shrub is a slow grower producing an ideal dwarf, golden hedge or small specimen. Small, glossy red berries in autumn. This small berberis provides a great source of golden foliage to any garden, happy in the front of a border or tub.

 

Plant in well drained soil. Full sun / partial shade, Hardy.

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.