'Semi-Gloss' creeping Oregon grape

Technical Summary

The plant, Berberis repens or the “Semi-Gloss” (BRSG), is used in landscaping as a groundcover because it grows slowly and low to the ground. BRSG needs very little sunlight, so it would be ideal for landscaped areas needing an evergreen groundcover in a dry and partially shaded area. It also has glossier leafs than other types of Berberis repens. 

 

Commercial Applications

This plant is often used in landscaping designs because it has a dark, rich color. It also has a shiny appearance and provides important groundcover. 

 

Competitive Advantages

•  Can survive tough mountain climates

•  Resistant to wildlife herbivory

•  Ideal groundcover

•  Grows slowly and low to the ground

•  Rich, shiny color