My neighbor is redoing the bed in which this pygmy barberry is planted. The coloration is everchanging and beautiful all year long and especially so in the fall. (San Antonio, Tx.)
Blooms on barberry in April 2004. Very inconspicuous...I almost missed them.
crimson pygmy barberry flower (Berberis thunbergii 'Atropupurea Nana'.
Autumn foliage on the Pygmy Crimson Barberry is more red than the maroon seen at other times
scads of berries make this plant attractive to wildlife.
Crimson Pygmy Barberry
VanDusen Botanical Garden - Vancouver, B.C. Canada
The flowers are very small but pretty and give the whole shrub a yellow glow.
The fall foliage color of Dwarf Redleaf Barberry 'Crimson Pygmy' is outstanding. It has more red tones in the fall as shown here.