Taxon  Report   12271    
Berberis thunbergii  DC.  
(no longer an active name)
Japanese barberry
Berberis thunbergii, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.
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Genus: Berberis
Toxicity: MAJOR
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea
NOTE: Berberis thunbergii is no longer an active name.
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Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Nov 22, 2019).