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The Paleleaf Barberry (Berberis candidula) is a flowering, evergreen, perennial shrub in the Berberidaceae family.

It is native to China.

It grows to 100 centimetres (39 inches) tall. It spreads through suckers and can be a groundcover plant. 

The leaves are shiny and about 2 centimetres (an inch) long. 

It has small elliptical berries about one centimetre (half an inch) long. 

The flowers are bell-shaped, solitary, small, and yellowish-red. 

The Paleleaf Barberry blooms in May in the Northern Hemisphere.

Photographed in the Paris Botanical Garden, France, October 2022.

Photographer: Martina Nicolls

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