Botanical name: Berberis x lologensis 'Mystery Fire'
Other names: Barberry 'Mystery Fire'
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.
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Specific pests: Aphids
Specific diseases: Powdery mildew
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...
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
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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