Dráč Thunbergov ‘Atropurpurea’

Dráč Thunbergov (Berberis thunbergii) je okrasný opadavý ker. Je pôvodný v Japonsku, pestuje sa ale na celom svete a v mnohých krajinách splanel či zdomácnel. Kultivar ‘Atropurpurea’ má nápadne purpurovo sfarbené listy.

Berberis thunbergii, the Japanese barberry, Thunberg’s barberry, or red barberry, is a species of flowering plant in the barberry family Berberidaceae, native to Japan and eastern Asia, though widely naturalized in China and North America. Growing to 1 m (3.3 ft) tall by 2.5 m (8.2 ft) broad, it is a small deciduous shrub with green leaves turning red in the autumn, brilliant red fruits in autumn and pale yellow flowers in spring. Numerous cultivars are available as ornamental plants suitable for hedging.



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