Berberis thunbergii Cherry Bomb ('Monomb') (Japanese Barberry)
Burgundy and green foliage appears in the spring and turns scarlet red in the fall, when bright red berries appear. The stems are adorned with many sharp thorn, making it a great natural pest deterrent. Slow growth rate.
Blooms mid spring
3-4 ft tall x 2-3 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Compact, thorny shrub with intense burgundy-red foliage turning scarlet in fall. In spring, clusters of yellow flowers grow below the branches. Primarily grown for scarlet drupes in fall and persisting into winter. 3-4′ tall x 2-3′ spread. Full Sun.