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Nandina domestica Crimson Spray

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Nandina domestica Crimson Spray Heavenly Bamboo, Sacred Bamboo,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening Clumping, Tufting, Upright

A hardy tall upright form of Nandina with bright crimson cane-like stems and foliage. It bears creamy flowers that are followed by showy red berries providing seasonal interest. Useful for narrow spaces, screening, singularly or en masse. Great for Japanese themed gardens. It can get up to 1.8m tall a fantastic non invasive substitute to bamboo.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Shady Garden, Wind Break, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Berberidaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green, Red
Flower Colour: Cream, Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate