Japanese-barberry-bush, japanese barberry shrubs both japanese barberry (berberis thunbergii) and common barberry are invasive plants in north america. despite this, they are commonly grown as landscape plants and are widely sold at garden centers. however, these and other barberry species are banned in some areas.. Japanese barberry – japanese barberry (berberis thunbergii) is the most popular landscape barberry growing from 3 to 6 feet (1-2 m.) tall. wintergreen barberry – wintergreen barberry (berberis julianae) is an evergreen shrub with extremely thorny branches., general description: japanese barberry is an exotic invasive shrub that is well established in home and commercial landscapes. ward and williams (2011) report that this species is established in 31 states and four canadian provinces..
The japanese barberry was introduced into america in 1875, from seeds send from gardens in russia. it was first grown at the famous arnold arboretum in boston, where it proved popular as a replacement for the european barberry, and became widely grown across much of the north-eastern states., what you say about japanese (or european) barberry is true. its also true that berberis is a native genus. it is also true that all barberries provide hungry gap late winter food for birds and mammals. it is also true that its living barbed wire function of barberries protect not only mice and ticks but songbirds and young trees..
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