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Berberis darwinii hedge plants, commonly referred to as Darwins Barberry, create a delightful evergreen hedge. The small, glossy, dark green, prickly foliage means Berberis darwinii is a fantastic intruder deterrent whilst the orange bell-shaped flowers nod merrily, adding a splash of bright colour.

  • Best Features: Dark evergreen foliage, bright orange flowers, very prickly
  • Ideal For Hedges: 1.0m-2m high
  • Growth Rate: Average | 30-40cm a year
  • Position: Any normal soil, including well-drained poor soils, sun or full shade, exposed inland and coastal
  • Also Consider: The full range of Berberis hedging for more thorny hedge plants.
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Darwins Barberry / Berberis hedge (Berberis darwinii) description

Darwin's Barberry is a real box ticker when it comes to your garden needs, it is easy to grow even in harsh conditions, produces beautiful nodding orange flowers on pink stems which contrast beautifully against the dark green foliage and then boasts rusty-red autumn colour, even though it's evergreen! The flowers of Berberis darwinii turn to blue berries in the autumn which are popular with wildlife and often eaten by birds.

Most popular uses for Berberis hedging

Berberis plants can be trimmed into a neat form or left to its own devices, with a hard prune every couple of years, it will create an attractive, more natural, arching form. Berberis darwinii is suited to most conditions, even poor soils, shade, coastal exposure, inland exposure and drought. The prickly leaves, like miniature holly leaves, make this an ideal intruder proof hedge and as an evergreen, it provides cover year round.

Combine Darwins Barberry hedges with

Grow alone or mix with other Berberis varieties. Take a look at our Tapestry Hedging, one type of Mixed Hedging Packs for a real mix of shrubs.

Growth rate of Berberis darwinii

With an average growth rate of 30-40cm a year Berberis darwinii will be ideal for heights of 1.5m –- 3m.

Care advice for Berberis darwinii hedging

Trim Berberis in autumn after the berries or cut back hard in March time for a flourish of new growth. Please view the best4hedging Care and Planting instructions in our Advice section.

Recommended planting density of Berberis hedges

For information on planting density specific to Berberis darwinii, please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column, you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.

We supply Darwins Barberry year-round in containers.

The vast majority of our Berberis darwinii hedge plants are British grown by specialists with plentiful experience, though we do now and again buy Berberis darwinii from very carefully nominated nurseries in Europe, where we're positive that the quality can't be beaten. At best4hedging we ensure that you receive the freshest, highest quality Berberis darwinii hedge plants whilst maintaining fantastic prices, so you can buy Berberis hedges with confidence.

Showing 20 of our total 103 reviews, with an average rating of 5 stars. Read all 103 reviews for Berberis darwinii hedge plants.
Review Summary - 5 out of 5 based on 103 ratings.
November 15, 2021 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Excellent

October 27, 2021 | David Carlton
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Good size plants in healthy condition.

October 24, 2021 | Bruce Ginnever
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Very healthy plants and good size

September 5, 2021 | Richard Barnes
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Plants arrived in good order in massive protected box,little transit damage.Thought a few leaves were a bit yellow but once planted recovered well.Would order again but would go for next size up in order to establish a bit quicker.

August 20, 2021 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Makes a good hedge, flowers, berries and birds. Brings life into the garden along with my hedge.

July 22, 2021 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Very pleased with excellent quality of 10 pot plants, Berberis Darwinii, very well packaged and delivered in good time. Thank you. Will recommend this company.

July 22, 2021 | Phil
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Excellent

June 3, 2021 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

15 Beautiful healthy plants well packed. Would definitely use this company again for bulk order.

May 30, 2021 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Great quality. They are just perfect.

April 3, 2021 | Tim Northmore
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Wait to see how they grow

March 28, 2021 | MYRA DUFFY
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

All plants - either in pots or bare rooted - excellent size/root stocks/pots and condition

July 30, 2020 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Just what we wanted good size healthy plant that we know do well in our coastal, exposed position.

April 20, 2020 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

All plants were exceptionally healthy & have really taken off in the spring weather. Looking forward to getting to know them better.

March 17, 2020 | David Tricker
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

As Above

February 15, 2020 | P CASON
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Great looking bushes with great roots on them.

October 14, 2019 | Eric Rogers
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Plant was well packed and arrived in 1st class condition

August 28, 2019 | geraldine rowland
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

As Above

April 14, 2019 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Good

March 21, 2019 | Anonymous
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

As Above

March 14, 2019 | Steve Dickens
Berberis darwinii hedge plants

Good

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