NANDINA domestica

Commonly known as Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

Upright habit and light green leaves
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NANDINA domestica

 
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  • Evergreen
    Pinnate to 3-pinnate leaves to 90cm (36in) long with lance-shaped leaflets, red to reddish purple when young and in winter.
  • White
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Flowers have large, yellow anthers followed by long-lasting, spherical, bright red fruit.
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
    In a sheltered site
  • Additional Features
    Berries These plants have berries.
  • Pests & Diseases
    viruses.
  • Place of origin
    India, China, Japan.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Panicles - conical panicles to 40cm (16in) long
  • Star-shaped
    to 1cm (½in) across
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf form
    Pinnate see photos above
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
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Nandina - Growing Guide
2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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NANDINA domestica 'Firepower'

NANDINA domestica 'Firepower'

Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

Dwarf form with excellent autumn colour

 
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NANDINA domestica 'Lemon-Lime'

NANDINA domestica 'Lemon-Lime'

Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

A new introduction with stunning yellowy-green new growth in spring. Needs full sun to keep its colour

 
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NANDINA domestica 'Obsessed'

NANDINA domestica 'Obsessed'

Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

(syn. ‘seika’). Rich red new growth

 
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NANDINA domestica 'Richmond'

NANDINA domestica 'Richmond'

Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

Vigorous grower with an abundance of red fruit in autumn

 
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NANDINA domestica 'Sunset'

NANDINA domestica 'Sunset'

Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

The new growth has an attractive vibrant reddish then purplish hue before eventually turning green

 
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NANDINA domestica 'Woods Dwarf'

NANDINA domestica 'Woods Dwarf'

Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

Compact and disease resistant. Grows to 2ft. Reddish-purple in autumn

 
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