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Botanical/Common Image Description Price
Nandina domestica 'Compacta'

Heavenly Bamboo

Sprays of creamy white blooms in the spring and the new flush of growth is coppery in color. Foliage turns green in the summer. In the fall 'Compacta' produces masses of red berries and the foliage turns a reddish-purple color. Lower growing than the species and has more numerous leaflets giving it a lacey appearance. An excellent four season shrub that can take extreme heat.
Stock #: 715-001
Zone: 6-11     Height: 4-5'     Full-Sun
$6.99 each

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Nandina domestica 'Firepower'

Heavenly Bamboo, Dwarf

A dwarf species developed in New Zealand for its lime green leaves and superior red color in the fall. Very compact growth, only 2' x 2' at maturity, great for those who hate to prune! This blazing beauty is a great candidate for fall and winter containers combinations. Flushes lime green in the spring, produces no flowers or fruit. In the summer the foliage will become red-tinged, by fall the foliage is a brilliant bright red! An excellent four season shrub that can take extreme heat. Photo by Victor Carrano.
Stock #: 715-003
Zone: 6-11     Height: 2'     Full-Sun
$6.99 each

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Nandina domestica 'Gulf Stream'

Heavenly Bamboo

This is one of the best all-round compact shrubs for year-round foliage interest. The growth habit of 'Gulf Stream' is more upright or ascending compared to that of 'Compacta' and is a dwarf variety that is very symmetrical and compact in it's growth habit. It features a variety of leaf colors on a fairly dense, evergreen plant. New growth is bronze with orange tints. Older leaves range from blue-green to gold and red with the best performance in the winter with intense reds and oranges. ‘Gulf Stream’ is a tough plant, tolerant of difficult urban conditions. Unlike other heavenly bamboos, it’s bushy and compact, slowly reaching only 2 to 3 feet high. It makes a beautiful hedge, perfect for use along walks or used in mass and can also be used in containers or in the mixed border. Nandina domestica 'Gulf Stream' berries very little, to not all depending on the zone planted in and does not sucker. An excellent four season shrub that can take extreme heat. Photo by Shirley Beaser
Stock #: 715-002
Zone: 6-10     Height: 2-3'     Full-Sun
$9.99 each

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Nandina domestica 'Habour Dwarf'

Heavenly Bamboo

A popular dwarf sized Nandina growing only 2 feet tall. Nandina domestica 'Harbour Dwarf' has been known to be used as a groundcover due to its growth through underground rhizomes. Good fall and winter orange-red to bronzy-red color.
Stock #: 715-004
Zone: 6-11     Height: 24-36''     Full-Sun Part-Shade
$6.99 each

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