Nandina domestica ‘SEIKA’ Obsession™ has brightly coloured foliage that transform in various colours throughtout the year, from a deep purple to scarlet to coral red. The Obsession™ is an evergreen shrubs that is low maintenance, and cold and drought tolerant. The Obsession™ grows the same height as the Nandina domestica ‘Gilf Stream’. This cultivar named ‘SEIKA’ means sacred fire in Japanese and named so because of the colour of the new growth.
Common Names : Heavenly Bamboo
Family : Berberidaceae
Origin : Eastern Asia from Himalays to Japan
Habit : Dense shrub
Height : Up to 0.7m in height
Width : Up to 0.7m in width
Growth Rate : Moderate
Foliage : During most of the year new growth is a bright red amd a full flush of red in Winter.
Flowers : No
Flower Description : Not known to have any flowers
Flowers colours : Foliage Plants
Fruit : Not known to bear any fruits
Position : Prefers to be in full sun to part shade and is tolerant to cold and drought.
Common Pest And Diseases : Not known to have any pests or diseases
Soil Type : Suitbale to be planted in well-drained soils
Care And Maintenance : Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). Use slow release fertiliser in Spring if required. Prune every 2 -3 years to keep tidy and maintain shape.
Pot Size: 140mm, 200mm & 300mm