Berberis julianae C.K.Schneid.
  • Pl. Wilson. 1: 360 (1913)
  • Epine-vinette de Juliana

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2022): Berberis julianae C.K.Schneid. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 07 Aug 2022'

General Information

Shrubs, evergreen, 1-3 m tall. Branches yellow-brown or gray-brown; shoots pale yellow, sulcate, scarcely black verruculose; spines 3-fid, concolorous, 1-4 cm, stout, adaxially sulcate. Petiole 1-4 mm; leaf blade abaxially pale green, adaxially deep green, elliptic, lanceolate, or oblanceolate, 3-10 × 1-3 cm, leathery, both surfaces not pruinose, abaxially with raised midvein, lateral veins slightly raised or not, adaxially with impressed midvein, lateral veins slightly visible, both surfaces with inconspicuous reticulate veins, base cuneate, margin 10-20-spinose-serrate on each side, apex acuminate. Flowers 10-25-fascicled. Pedicels 8-15 mm; bractlets ovate, ca. 2.5 × 1.5 mm, apex acute. Sepals in 2 whorls; outer sepals ovate, ca. 5 × 3 mm, apex acute; inner sepals oblong-elliptic, ca. 7 × 4 mm, apex rounded, obtuse. Petals oblong-elliptic, ca. 6 × 3 mm, base clawed, with oblong glands, apex emarginate. Anther connective not prolonged. Ovules solitary. Berry blue-black, oblong, 7-8 × 3.5-4 mm, white pruinose, style persistent. Fl. Mar, fr. May-Nov. 2n = 28+2B*.

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    Wie B. vulgaris, aber immergrün, Blätter 3–10 cm lang, breit lanzettlich, Oberseite glänzend, Blattrand mit >2 mm langen Dornen. Blüten zu wenigen in den Blattwinkeln, Frucht blauschwarz, bereift.

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    5. Als Zierstrauch kultiviert und in Hecken und Wäldern selten verwildert, kollin.

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    Other Local Names

    Epine-vinette de JulianaFrenchCH
    Crespino di GiulianaItalianCH
    Julianas BerberitzeGermanCH


     Information From

    World Flora Online Data. 2021.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz
    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz, Konrad Lauber, Gerhart Wagner, Andreas Gygax. Haupt Verlag 2018.
    • B All Rights Reserved
    Flora of China @
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online Consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Global Tree Search
    BGCI. 2022. GlobalTreeSearch online database (version 1.6). Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, UK. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.34206.61761 Available at Accessed on (15/06/2022).
    • E Botanic Gardens Conservation International