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Berberis thunbergii WorryFree® Crimson Cutie®

Non-invasive barberry!

Crimson Cutie® represents the first in a series of non-invasive Japanese barberries bred and tested by the University of Connecticut. Living up to its WorryFree® collection name, Crimson Cutie® will not produce nuisance seedlings or spread to unwanted areas.  Approved for sale in New York State by the Department of Environmental Conservation. This replacement for Crimson Pygmy is excellent as an accent or foundation plant in addition to low hedge and border uses. Definitely not a favorite of deer!  PPAF


  • Category:Shrubs
  • Hardiness Zone:4-9
  • Height:2-2 Feet
  • Spread:3-4 Feet

Attributes
Fall Foliage
Low Maintenance
Foliage Color
Purple
Red
Best Usage
Border or Bed
Container
Edging
Groundcover
Mass Planting
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Exposure
Sun
Part Shade
Asexual propagation prohibited?
Yes
Additional Information about Berberis thunbergii WorryFree® Crimson Cutie®

Non-invasive barberry!

Crimson Cutie® represents the first in a series of non-invasive Japanese barberries bred and tested by the University of Connecticut. Living up to its WorryFree® collection name, Crimson Cutie® will not produce nuisance seedlings or spread to unwanted areas.  Approved for sale in New York State by the Department of Environmental Conservation. This replacement for Crimson Pygmy is excellent as an accent or foundation plant in addition to low hedge and border uses. Definitely not a favorite of deer!  PPAF