Golden Barberry, Berberis thunbergii 'Aurea', provides an abundance of color throughout the growing season. This compact shrub emerges as a chartreuse ball of color in spring. As summer progresses the small broadleaves turn toward green before they morph into a vivid display of orange and red fall color! Use Golden Barberry, Berberis thunbergii 'Aurea' as a filler plant where you desire contrast next to darker evergreens or purple leaved perennials. Planted in mass, they make a stunning accent in a border or garden bed.