Nandina Heavenly Bamboo


The Nandina Heavenly Bamboo is the full size version of our Nandinas. The full size heavenly bamboo grows to be about 8 feet tall but carries many of the same characteristics as our smaller versions. The leaves to progress to a bronzy color in the fall and return to a deep green during the spring and summer. The spring time also brings about long lasting, star shaped, white flowers that eventually give way to bright red berries. 

Common Name: Nandina Heavenly Bamboo

Type: Shrub

Family: Berberidaceae

Native Range: India to Japan 

Zone: 6-9

Height: 3.00-8.00 ft

Spread: 2.00-4.00 ft

Bloom Time: spring

Bloom Description: white

Sun: Full sun to partial shade

Water: medium water

Maintenance: medium maintenance 

Suggested Use: border plant

Flower: showy, star shaped 

Leaf: dark green bronzy during the winter

Fruit: red berries 

Other: attracts birds

Tolerate: drought, deer