Blush™ Nandina

Blush™ Nandina domestica ‘AKA’ PVR

  • Produces red new growth when others are green (spring and autumn)
  • Medium dwarf Nandina
  • Will not spread from seed – safe choice around bushland
blush nandina
blush nandina
blush nandina

Blush™ Nandina domestica

Description: Blush™ Nandina is a revolutionary medium sized dwarf Nandina that produces red new growth in spring and autumn. In winter months, Blush™ Nandina turns vivid red all over. It is 20% smaller than Nandina domestica ‘Nana’, a perfect height for fences, borders or hedging.

Size: 60-70cm high x 60-70cm wide.

Planting Density: 3-6 plants per m², 2-3 plants per linear metre.

Uses: Low hedge, shrub or feature.

Position: Full sun to moderate shade. Tolerates drought and frost. Blush™ Nandina tolerates free draining to heavy clay soils.

Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Leave unpruned or prune to shape every 3 years if required.

Where it works: North & South Island

This website gives general information for the regions in New Zealand. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.

Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.

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