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Nandina domestica 'Seika' Obsession
Common Name: Heavenly Bamboo Family: Berberidaceae (The Barberry Family)

Nandina domestica 'Seika' Obsession
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Notes:
Obsession 'SEIKA' is a sport of 'Gulf Stream' but has bright red coloured young foliage that is retained for a long period while the plant is actively growing. The mature foliage is deep green in colour and develops red winter tints during the cold months. 'SEIKA' means “sacred fire” in Japanese and was given. Heavenly bamboo are not bamboo at all but well-behaved, non-spreading, versatile, evergreen shrubs that can be planted from part shade to full sun.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Indian Subcontinent

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypeShrub  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread3-5'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun Part Sun Part Shade Shade  Foliage ColourGreen Burgundy/Red/Purple Good Fall Colour 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesYes 
BC NativeNo    

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