EPPO Global Database

Nandina domestica(NANDO)

Last modification: 2002-02-23

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


Japan. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Italy, Korea, southern USA. 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 Italian
ナンテン Japanese
nanten Japanese
남천 Korean
nam cheon Korean