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

    Wednesday, 13 November 2019

    Absolutely no complaints! Beautiful plant, great packaging, prompt delivery.

    Srinivas Chakrapani

    Wednesday, 13 November 2019

    Wow nice plants and delivered in great condition..

    Suresh Kumawat

    Monday, 04 November 2019

    I want 2 purchase more of this so please provide this product on last offered dicounted price.

    Vrinda Reddy

    Sunday, 27 October 2019

    Keep it away from harsh direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.

    Karabi Dutta

    Wednesday, 23 October 2019

    Gift for my father and he loved it

    swarada c

    Saturday, 12 October 2019

    How old is the plant you have shown..?

    Joshi Prisy

    Saturday, 12 October 2019

    Nurserylive have adorned my garden, really beautiful!! I

    Shuvojit Paul

    Saturday, 12 October 2019

    This plants collection is awesome!!! I would recommend it to everyone.


    Wednesday, 09 October 2019

    ?What if i keep this plant in the office where it is AC? Will it survive there?

    Arshad Khan

    Tuesday, 08 October 2019

    Plant was healthy and growing.Delivered in well packed protective method. Appreciable. Thank you


    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    Very much happy with the product and service.

    Swarnika Raghu

    Wednesday, 20 June 2018

    Have never ordered plants on line before but want to tell you how absolutely thrilled I am with the plants.

    Abhilasha Khare

    Wednesday, 13 June 2018

    How old is the plant you have shown..?

    Anieha Jacob

    Thursday, 07 June 2018

    I have been growing exotic plants for 50 years

    Roopam Shahi

    Tuesday, 05 June 2018

    I really like ur live plants and wish to order more in future

    Rashmi Singh

    Sunday, 03 June 2018

    Worth Money. Good Product

    Vinod Das

    Friday, 11 May 2018

    Is it a live plant?

    Kalpana Goel

    Friday, 11 May 2018

    Is it a live plant?

    Syam Kumar

    Sunday, 06 May 2018

    Nurserylive have adorned my garden, really beautiful!! I

    Sarthak Markam

    Saturday, 05 May 2018

    "I can t wait to bulk purchase again.

    roly srivastava

    Friday, 09 February 2018

    Good quality they all grow nicely?

    Shagun Parashar

    Tuesday, 05 September 2017

    I really impressed with live plant I purchased online from nurserylive, the packaging was superb.. Thanks

    Pradeep Ravind

    Saturday, 29 July 2017

    A perfect house plant.

    Gaurav Narwania

    Saturday, 01 July 2017

    ?Is it real plant or artificial ???


    Tuesday, 20 June 2017

    can I grow absolutely indoor or outdoor? or partly indoor or outdoor?

    apoorva nagar

    Sunday, 28 May 2017

    Gift for my father and he loved it

    Indhira Priyadharshini

    Thursday, 25 May 2017

    This plant can be planted in a simple pot.

    Farid Molla

    Friday, 17 February 2017

    Very good garden plants, worth enough for normal gardening. Got for deal price.

    Pukhrambam Kavita

    Friday, 13 January 2017

    This plant is exactly what I wanted.

    Niveditha Pandit

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