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Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire' (Barberry 'Mystery Fire')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
2m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
2m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
10-20 years
To maturity
Toxic - Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset.
Toxic - Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire'

Other names: Barberry 'Mystery Fire'

Genus: Berberis Berberis

Variety or Cultivar: 'Mystery Fire' _ 'Mystery Fire' is an upright, arching, evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leaves, clusters of orange-yellow flowers in spring and deep purple fruit in autumn.


Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire' is: Evergreen

Flower: Yellow-orange in Spring

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Habit: Arching, Upright

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset.

How to care

Watch out for

Pests: Generally pest-free.

Specific pests: Aphids Aphids

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Trim after flowering as needed to keep a desirable shape. Deadhead regularly if pratical.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-ripe cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire' (Barberry 'Mystery Fire') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Ground Cover, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance

Cultivation: Plant in any well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Fruiting and autumn colour are better in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire'

Other names: Barberry 'Mystery Fire'

Genus: Berberis Berberis

Variety or Cultivar: 'Mystery Fire' _ 'Mystery Fire' is an upright, arching, evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leaves, clusters of orange-yellow flowers in spring and deep purple fruit in autumn.


Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire' is: Evergreen

Flower: Yellow-orange in Spring

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Habit: Arching, Upright

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause mild stomach upset.

Watch out for

Pests: Generally pest-free.

Specific pests: Aphids

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Trim after flowering as needed to keep a desirable shape. Deadhead regularly if pratical.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-ripe cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire' (Barberry 'Mystery Fire') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 2m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Ground Cover, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance

Cultivation: Plant in any well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Fruiting and autumn colour are better in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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