Obsession™ Nandina domestica ‘SEIKA’ PBR
- Bright red new growth in spring, autumn and summer
- Full flush of red in winter
- Dense, upright growth habit
Description: Obsession™ Nandina is the improved selection of the popular dwarf Nandina ‘Gulf Stream’. It gets about the same size, but has new red growth for most of the year.
The cultivar name ‘SEIKA’ means ‘sacred fire’ in Japanese and was given this name because of the colour of the new growth.
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, feature.
Position: Full sun to moderate shade. Tolerates cold and drought. Tolerates well drained 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. If required prune every 2-3 years.
Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, NT, SA & WA.