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NANDINA domestica 'Obsessed'

Commonly known as Chopstick plant, Nanten, Sacred bamboo

(syn. ‘Seika’). Rich red new growth
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  • Evergreen
  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
  • White
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 70cm (28in)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - dense, upright growth habit. Flowers are followed by red berries
  • 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 - Good to know - - syn. 'Seika'. At least 2 different cultivars are required for fruiting
  • Pests & Diseases - viruses
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles -
  • Star-shaped - to 1cm (½in) across
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants -
  • 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 -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
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Nandina - Growing Guide
60cm (24in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  70cm (28in)
 

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