Common name: Barberry
Native: Western China.
Size and spread (10 years): 1m x 1.3m
Treatment required: Mildly dormant requires 20 weeks stratification.
Germinal seeds / kg: 140,000
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Most soils that are not waterlogged.
Planting instructions: Sun or part shade
Mature height: 2m