Toscana Barberry

Berberis thunbergii 'BailJulia'

Toscana Barberry in First Editions container

Toscana Barberry’s large showy foliage emerges red in spring with a fine, bright yellow margin. The margin eventually fades through summer, but the foliage remains red. The red color darkens in autumn, taking on burgundy tones. This barberry forms an upright shrub with arching branches.

  • Height

    3-5'

  • Width

    2-4'

  • Exposure

    Full Sun

  • Hardiness Zone

    4-7

  • Shape

    Upright, arching

  • Flower Color

    Yellow

  • Foliage

    Red

  • Fall Foliage

    Dark Red

Bonus Attributes

  • Deer Resistant icon

    Deer Resistant

  • Drought Tolerant icon

    Drought Tolerant

Caring Tips

  • pruning

    Early Spring

  • watering

    Medium

  • fertilizing

    BalancedNPK

Watering Distilyium with watering can

Know your zone

Zone Hardiness Map

The colored areas show where this plant thrives. Knowing this will help you select the most appropriate plants for your zone.