Berberis thunbergii 'Little Favourite'

Origin: Australia

Species: Berberis thunbergii

Position: Full sun to part shade

Height: 50cm

Spread: 50cm



Berberis thunbergii 'Little Favourite' is a dwarf shrub with dense burgundy foliage and a rounded or spreading, compact habit. Foliage turns red and orange in Autumn and small white flowers are produced in early Spring.


  • Year round ornamental value
  • Autumn colour
  • Tolerates dry periods and urban environments

Suggested Uses

Ideal as a very small border or hedge. Very suited to small gardens, patios and courtyards in containers. Also useful as a feature in rockeries.


Grows well in a sunny to partly shaded position in moist, well draining soil. Tolerates dry periods and urban environments.


Low maintenance once established. Pruning as required to maintain shape.  


Berberis thunbergii 'Little Favourite' is currently grown in the following sizes: 20cm pot

Please email or call for availability and price.

Please Note: Growing size of plants will vary depending on growing conditions, planting location and care. Information is provided as a guide only.

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