Admiration Barberry schrub winter care

Asked October 3, 2019, 7:40 PM EDT

Hi bought this young plant this spring growing nicely but wondering what to do for Winter, do I need to cover, protect from snow it is planted in ground.

Hennepin County Minnesota

1 Response

You probably should provide some winter protection. Bunnies really like new shrubs.

Admiration barberry is hardy in zone 4 so it shouldn’t need winter protection. It won’t hurt it if it is covered with snow this winter. Snow actually is protective.