creeping barberry
Mahonia repens (Lindl.) G. DonBerberidaceae

common name synonyms: Oregon barberry, Oregon grape-holly, Oregon-grape, Oregon-grape

scientific name synonyms: M. nana, M. sonnei Abrams, Berberis repens, B. nana, B. sonnei (Abrams) McMinn

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Magnoliidae

order: Ranunculales

growth form: shrub, subshrub

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: North America

notes: species threatened or endangered (PUSDA)

invasiveness notes: benign




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth