Nandina domestica, Sacred Bamboo, is a much under-rated evergreen shrub from China which isn't actually a bamboo.. It reaches no more than 1.8 metres in height and is covered in masses of tiny leaves. After a good, hot summer and a couple of frosts, the foliage takes on wonderful reds, oranges and purples then stays that way throughout the winter! In addition to all this sprays of pretty white flowers in the summer are followed by bright red berries. It is quite Grows in most soils except water logged or chalky, good for coastal conditions, sun/part shade.
- Eventual Size: 1.8m
- Position: full sun/part shade
- Foliage: evergreen, red/green
- Habit: bushy, upright
- Soil: any except water logged or shallow chalk
- Common Names: Sacred Bamboo
Pruning not usually required
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Linsan Horridge on 9 Jun 2018
I received this plant 1day after ordering, delivery very good, plant looks very healthy, and bushy. Just what I needed. Thanks to all at BPN.
Tomasz on 25 Aug 2016
order monday morning and receive tuesday morning, very fast receipt