Helmond Pillar Japanese Barberry
Berberis thunbergii 'Helmond Pillar'
One of the most exciting new landscape developments in many years, this shrub combines its rigidly upright, columnar habit with rich purple-red foliage all season long, not to memtion showy flowers and fruit; the ultimate garden accent shrub. Helmond Pillar Barberry has attractive burgundy foliage throughout the season. The small oval leaves are ornamentally significant and turn an outstanding red in the fall. It features tiny clusters of yellow flowers hanging below the branches in mid spring. The fruits are showy scarlet drupes carried in abundance from early to late fall. a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which can make it a great accent feature
Height : 3-4 Feet Width : 1-2 Feet
Exposure : Full sun to partial shade
Hardiness Zones : 4-8