Fargesia dracocephala - Plant

Sacred Bamboo, Heavenly Bamboo, Nandina
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About Fargesia dracocephala

Sacred Bamboo is a woody shrub, native to China and Japan, often used in landscaping. Its distinctive double-compound or triple-compoud leaves which have lance shaped leaflets are held on multiple nonbranching stems.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Sacred Bamboo, Heavenly Bamboo, Nandina
Maximum Reachable Height 9 to 16 feet
Flower Colour Green
Bloom Time May-July.
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Start with pruning shears for smaller growth.
  • Use loppers, which look like giant, long-handle shears, for growth that is more than half an inch thick.
  • A small pruning saw is handy, as it cuts on both the push and the pull.
  • Fargesia dracocephala care

    An accurate soil test will tell you where your pH currently stands. Acidic (sour) soil is counteracted by applying finely ground limestone, and alkaline (sweet) soil is treated with ground sulfur.
    If you order roses from a mail-order company, shipped in the spring as bare roots when plants are fully dormant, well before they have leafed out

    Sunlight Full Sun
    Watering Medium
    Soil Well-drained soil
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

    Fargesia dracocephala special feature

    The plant tends to form ever larger clumps. In spring, there are large panicles of small white flowers at the end of stems followed by green berries which ripen to bright red that are held for many months (unless eaten by birds).

    Fargesia dracocephala uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

    Culinary Use:

    • leaves

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Fargesia dracocephala ?

    Fargesia dracocephala is commonly known as Sacred Bamboo, Heavenly Bamboo, Nandina

    How tall do Fargesia dracocephala grow?

    On average Fargesia dracocephala grows 9 to 16 feet

    What color are Fargesia dracocephala ?

    A Fargesia dracocephala plant bears flowers of color Green

    When Fargesia dracocephala blooms?

    With enough light, Fargesia dracocephala may produce Green flowers in May-July.

    How hard is Fargesia dracocephala to grow?

    A Fargesia dracocephala is Easy to grow

    How much sunlight does a Fargesia dracocephala need?

    A Fargesia dracocephala prefers Full Sun

    How much water does a Fargesia dracocephala need?

    A Fargesia dracocephala prefers watering Medium

    What kind of soil does a Fargesia dracocephala need?

    A Fargesia dracocephala prefers Well-drained soil

    How often should I fertilize my Fargesia dracocephala ?

    To encourage Fargesia dracocephala growth, Apply any organic fertilizer


    Wednesday, 12 February 2020

    Good packing. Plant is very healthy and also I received free seeds offer & cashback . Happy :-)

    rashmi choudhary

    Wednesday, 27 November 2019

    How often should i water it and does it come with soil or should i get my own soil?

    Jolly Joy Monteroyo

    Saturday, 16 November 2019

    Very much happy with the product and service. On time delivery with product being in perfect condition.

    Kapil Yadav
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