Emerald Sea Heavenly Bamboo
Nandina domestica 'Emerald Sea'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||nan-DEE-na doh-MES-ti-ka|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 4 to 5 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring to Summer|
|Design Ideas||Graceful, tall and narrow habit is perfect for narrow openings in paving. Indispensable for courtyards, entry gardens and high-profile niches in architecture. Provides dramatic contrast to plant with darker green or red foliage. A dramatic addition to porch, patio or balcony when planted in Chinese glazed ceramic pots. Pretty near water gardens and fountains.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Fall Color, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Smoke Tree (Cotinus); Rose (Rosa); Cryptomeria (Cryptomeria); Abelia (Abelia); Kohuhu (Pittosporum)|
Easily grown in average, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune back 1/3 of the stems annually to promote dense spring growth.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-11