Photo Courtesy of Van Belle Nursery

Berberis thunbergii Ruby Carousel ('Bailone') (Japanese Barberry)

**NOT FOR SALE** This plant is discontinued and no longer available. This page is retained for reference only.

A mounded habit of upright arching stems, with deep purplish foliage that turns scarlet red in the fall. The fruit are bright red drupes that appear in fall on thorny branches, along with inconspicuous blooms. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-spring
4 ft tall x 3 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Attracts birds


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture