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botanical name:
Nandina domestica 'Richmond'
Nandina domestica 'Richmond' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Heavenly bamboo
family:  Berberidaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, semi-evergreen
height: 2.40m
width: 2.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: erect
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Slender, erect stems and delicate, pinnate dark green foliage, tinged red-purple when young and sometimes also in autumn and winter. Small white flowers in summer followed by large bunches red berries, persisting over winter. Very free fruiting, especially following warm summers. Normally evergreen or semi-evergreen in very cold winters.

cultivation:
Any well drained soil in a sheltered position and best in full sun.

propagation:
From cuttings.

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