We are excited to share the news that nine barberry, four of which are from the First Editions® Collection, have been named resistant to black stem rust by the USDA. After testing in the Cereal Rust lab, these varieties have been allowed for sale. The First Editions® varieties include Toscana™, Moscato™, Lambrusco™, Daybreak and Limoncello™. After a year off the market, these plants will be available after April 1st. Please contact your Bailey Sales Representative for more information.

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