Berberis thunbergii Rose Glow
Berberis thunbergii ‘Rose Glow’ makes a statement with its brown reddish pink mottled foliage.
The shrub blooms with yellow flowers during spring, the special foliage gives the plant a unique appearance in the garden.
Details Berberis thunbergii Rose Glow
- Bee Friendly
- Blooms: April – May
- Flower colour: yellow
- Leaf colour: Purple
- Full grown: 10 Years
- Full grown height: 1 – 1.50 m
- Full grown width: 75 – 100 cm
- Plant location: Sun and semi shade
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Thunbergii Rose Glow
BE CAREFUL HANDLING Thunbergii Rose Glow AS IT HAS SHARP THORNS! For best results soak the roots for approx. 2 hrs. before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks. Thunbergii Rose Glow grows in almost any soil except waterlogged soil.
Place in a sunny position as it will encourage fruiting and spectacular autumn colour although it will tolerate partial shade. This slow-growing shrub can take years to reach its full height. For hedging plant 4 shrubs per meter, this will create an dense impermeable hedge.
Flowers are produced on new branches, prune back hard in spring removing all of the previous year’s branches to 3-4 pairs of live buds from the main stem.Thunbergii Rose Glow can be invasive.