Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8
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Berberis Atropurpurea Barberry Shrub deciduous leaf habit erect very used to groups, spots and hedges up to 2 meters. It adapts well to any soil and tolerates any pruning. The leaves are of a beautiful red-purple color from spring to fall. Can be planted all year round.
Berberis Atropurpurea Barberry Plant native to China and Japan belongs to the family of Berberidacee. The behavior that is erect and compact, the branches have thorns with bark brown-reddish, the leaves of purple red colour adorned by the fruits coral red, make this a very decorative plant, even in winter. For these reasons, it is one of the shrubs most well-known and cultivated in Italian gardens for the formation of low hedges or edging high up to 2 meters. The Berberis Thumbergii Atropurpurea is a shrub that is very hardy and easy to grow: it resists well in almost all soils, lives very well, even in the cities polluted, does not require special care if you are not a fertilization at the beginning of the vegetative period, some pruning and the need for watering in times of drought.
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|The Pruning period:|
|Max height||2 - 3 m|
|Max width||1,5 - 2,5 m|
|Exposure||sun, half shade|
|Annual growth||15 - 30 cm|
|Flowers||yellow, in clusters in April and may, shortly apapriscenti|
|Fruits||berries coral-red from August to December|
|Delivery||shrub in pot|
Arrival of the plants Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 - Extract delicately the Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 plants from their packages, unhurriedly and with caution. Get them out of the tubular netting which envelops them by cutting the knot under the pot and by pulling it up. If necessary, water them. After some hours, even the plants which at the arrival might have looked crushed or ill will have again a healthy, luxuriant appearance.
Planting of Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 - Dig a hole about twice as big and deep as the size of the pot. Plant the Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 plants, without putting them too much deep. Fill the hole with a mixture of earth, universal garden soil of excellent quality and fertilizer. Cover the clod with about a couple of centimetres earth. Fill completely the hole with the needed mixture, applying a light pressure all around the plant, so as to compact the earth and not to leave hollows.
Watering of Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 - After having planted them, water generously the Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8, plants, especially during the warmer months, to compact the earth. Afterwards, keep on watering only when the soil starts to dry, so as to maintain the right humidity level at the roots and to avoid water stagnation problems.
Pruning of Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 - At the moment of planting the Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 there is no need for major pruning. To encourage a thicker growth, it is enough, if necessary, to go on with a light trimming. Afterwards, go on with a more substantial pruning to give shape and strength to the plants of Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8.
Fertilization of Berberis Atropurpurea in pack of 8 - Execute two fertilizations in February-March and in September-October, to maintain a steady nutritional supply all year round.
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