Berberis thunbergii


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Noun1.Berberis thunbergii - compact deciduous shrub having persistent red berriesBerberis thunbergii - compact deciduous shrub having persistent red berries; widespread in cultivation especially for hedges
barberry - any of numerous plants of the genus Berberis having prickly stems and yellow flowers followed by small red berries
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Barberry (Berberis thunbergii) is a plant I first encountered while working with New York landowners to improve habitat.
Berberis thunbergii, Chelidonium majus, Corydalis cava, Dicentra spectabilis, Fumaria officinalis, Glaucium flavum, Macleaya cordata, Mahonia aquifolium, and Meconopsis cambrica were collected in June 2012 in the Botanical Gardens of Maria-Curie Sklodowska University in Lublin, Poland.
Specimen of Berberis thunbergii collected by Charles Deam, with the comment on the label that this ornamental plant was collected far from any dwelling.
Berberis is a large genus which belongs to the family Berberidaceae and includes over 400 species, such as Berberis aquifolium (Oregon grape), Berberis aristata (Indian barberry), Berberis thunbergii (red barberry), Berberis vulgaris (barberry) and Berberis orthobotrys (named "ishkeen" in Pakistan).
It's hard to pick a best moment for Berberis thunbergii 'Orange Rocket', whose spring foliage starts out coral, ages to green, and then turns red.
This is burning bush (Euonymus alatus), second only to Japanese barberry (Berberis thunbergii) in popularity for use in landscaping, and equally able to invade forests.
The invasion ecology of Japanese barberry (Berberis thunbergii) in the New England landscape.
Place shrubs with red-purple foliage, such as Berberis thunbergii f.
Place shrubs with red-purple foliage, such as Berberis thunbergii f.atropurpurea, behind red or orange plants.
The site, which overlooks the Hudson River, boasts significant forested areas and wetlands, where the team is able to investigate different stressors including invasions by a number of European and Asian earthworms, particularly Amynthas and Lumbricus spp.; invasions by three plant species, garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata), barberry (Berberis thunbergii), and Japanese stiltgrass (Microstegium vimineum); invasions by European slugs, mainly Arion subfuscus, and root weevils (Barypeithes pellucidus); nutrient loading through aerial deposition; and the impact of overabundant whitetailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus).
One other invasive plant (Japanese barberry, Berberis thunbergii), has been linked with an emerging human illness (Lyme disease).
Add low growing Berberis thunbergii 'Darts Red Lady' with bright yellow heleniums and this will give real warmth all year around.