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Berberis Aquifolium

Botanical Name:

Berberis aquifolium

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How to Grow
Water
Low - Medium
Water sparingly, allowing the mix to nearly dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Shade - Partial Shade
~
0-3 hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Shrub

Lifespan

Perennial, Woody

Flower

Flowers are bright yellow and weakly foetid. They are 2.5" in size and are mildly fragrant. Inflorescence is in short, crowded terminal racemes.

Fruit

Deep dusty blue/black edible globose berries in clusters give excellent fall interest. They are less than an inch in size.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Birds

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Pollinators

Songbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Ranunculales

Family

Berberidaceae

Genus

Berberis

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