Today’s special is our Helmond Pillar Barberry. These are growing in 3 inch containers and are 6 to 10 inches tall. These are ready to be planted now and are available for only $3.60 each. This offer is only available to our subscribers and not available in our Amazon Store.
About Berberis ‘Helmond Pillar’: Helmond Pillar barberry is a deciduous shrub that grows upright, like a column. This plant has reddish-purple foliage with tiny yellow flowers in the spring and red berries in the fall.
The growth rate is slow to moderate, and it can reach heights around 6 feet. If it has the space, it will get 1 to 2 feet wide. They also have very sharp thorns. This plant is pretty easy to grow as a specimen plant or as a hedge. Plant 12 inches apart for hedge spacing. Zones 4 to 8.