About Common Barberry
The European barberry has become naturalized in the U.S.A. and has become quite weedy. The tiny yellow flowers appear in late spring to early summer and have an unpleasant odor. It has three-parted spines at the base of the leaves.
Also known as
How to care for Common Barberry
Common Barberry needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Common Barberry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Common Barberry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Common Barberry in your home 🏡.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Common Barberry after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.