Nandina Shrubs

Domestica Compacta Nandina:

  • Height: 3 to 5 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 2 to 3 feet
  • Foliage: soft lacy green; brilliant red foliage and berries in fall and winter
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Firepower Nandina:

  • Height: 2 to 3 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 2 to 3 feet
  • Foliage: multi-colored; brilliant red foliage in fall and winter
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Flirt Nandina:

  • Height: 1 to 2 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 1 to 2 feet
  • Foliage: deep green; new growth dark red; turning completely red in winter
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Gulf Stream Nandina:

  • Height: 2 to 3 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 2 to 3 feet
  • Foliage: green; new growth is brilliant red; turning all red in fall and winter
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Harbor Bell Nandina:

  • Height: 1 to 2 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 1 to 2 feet
  • Foliage: green; burgundy foliage in fall and winter with brilliant red berries
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Heavenly Bamboo Nandina:

  • Height: 3 to 4 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 1 to 3 feet
  • Foliage: green; new growth is fiery red; turning all red in fall and winter
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Obsession Nandina:

  • Height: 2 to 3 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 1 to 3 feet
  • Foliage: green; new red growth turns green in summer and back to red in fall and winter
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Tuscan Flame Nandina:

  • Height: 2 to 3 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 1 to 3 feet
  • Foliage: green; new red growth turns green in summer and all turns red in fall and winter
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate