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Berberis darwinii shoot.jpg
Berberis darwinii shoot with flowers
Berberis thunb frt.jpg
Berberis thunbergii shoot with fruit
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Berberidaceae
Genus: Berberis

Berberis or Barberry is a genus of shrub, usually with spines and yellow flowers and red or blackish berries. It is used for medicines.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Barberry". Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Retrieved 2007-1-6. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)