Barberry (Berberis thunbergii)

Japanese barberry is a spiny, broad and rounded to narrow and upright, deciduous shrub with small, round leaves. There are numerous varieties that come in all shapes sizes and colors ranging anywhere from the basic green to red, orange, yellow and purple. Leaves (variably sized to 1.25” long) typically turn beautiful shades of orange, yellow and red in fall. Most will mature to 5ft tall and wide.