The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00-17:30.
Closed public holidays.


The Plants

Mahonia media 'Winter Sun'

oregon grape

Photo of Mahonia media 'Winter Sun'


A striking bushy, evergreen shrub with dark-green, spiny, glossy leaves. In autumn and winter it bears fragrant, yellow flowers, followed by blue-black berries.


  • Shrubs

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Foliage: Evergreen

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing


  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Slopes/banks
  • Woodland area
  • Contemporary style garden
  • Specimen

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Evergreen
  • Ground cover
  • Winter interest
  • Autumn interest
  • Architectural
  • Scented flowers
  • Berries

Care instructions

Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full or partial shade. Will tolerate full sun as long as soil remains moist. No pruning required.


Size: Large

Pot size: 25 litre

Eventual height: 500cm

Eventual spread: 400cm


  • Light shade
  • Sun
  • Shade

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline

Special conditions

  • Exposed