Definitely another winter highlight landscape feature.
High security plant.
Suckers form an impenetrable thicket; great to use if you want to ensure privacy.
Outstanding habitat plant for birds because it gives them protection as well as nourishment.
Edible, tasty fruit, especially for jelly; gets sweeter after a frost and high in vitamin C.
Hardier and longer lived than Sea Buckthorn, but of similar appearance.
Full sun, hot and dry.
Extremely drought tolerant for Calgary and area gardens.
Requires a hot, dry, sunny site.
Suckers if the roots are disturbed.
Plant it in a mulched bed and leave it alone.