Blush Pink™ Nandina Heavenly Bamboo
" nandina domestica blush pink "
BLUSH PINK, is a non-flowering sport of Nandina domestica 'Firepower'. New growth leaves of BLUSH PINK emerge blush pink in spring and retain that color throughout summer and fall. It takes a full year before the new growth leaves finally lose their pink color and mature to deep green. From spring to fall, foliage contains green mature leaves topped by pink new growth leaves. Foliage of the plant generally turns red in winter. By contrast, Nandina domestica 'Firepower' leaves emerge lime green and remain green until winter. Cultivar name of Aka means red in Japanese in obvious reference to leaf color. It should be noted that the year-round multi-colored foliage display of BLUSH PINK can be best appreciated in USDA Zones 7-10 where plants are evergreen
Mature Height : 2-3 Feet
Mature Width : 2-3 Feet
Exposure : Full sun to partial shade
Hardiness Zones : 6-9