EPPO Global Database

Nandina domestica(NANDO)

Code created in: 2002-02-23

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: NANDO
  • Preferred name: Nandina domestica
  • Authority: Murray


Japan. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Italy, Korea, southern , Australia. The resemblance of the vegetative plant to a bamboo is entirely fortuitous

Common names
Name Language
heavenly bamboo English
sacred bamboo English
Gartennandine German
nandine fruitière French
nandina Spanish
nandina Italian
nanten Japanese
ナンテン Japanese
nán tiān zhú Chinese
南天竹 Chinese
남천 Korean
nam cheon Korean