Berberis thunbergii 'Kobold'
Common name: 
Kobold Japanese Barberry
Pronunciation: 
BER-ber-is thun-BER-jee-a
Family: 
Berberidaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Broadleaf
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Deciduous shrub, dwarf form, 2 ft (0.6 m) tall, dense, forms a mound, leaves glossy dark green, fall color yellowish with tinge of red.
  • Sun to part shade.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone 4    Introduced in Holland in 1960; U.S patent PP3038.
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  • comparison with 'Crimson Pigmy'

    comparison with 'Crimson Pigmy'