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Nandina domestica 'Pygmaea' /Dwarf Nandina

Nandina domestica 'Pygmaea'  / Nandina domestica 'Pygmaea'
Typical tight clustered foliage of this dwarf nandina
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Typical tight clustered foliage of this dwarf nandina

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Scientific Name: Nandina domestica 'Pygmaea'
Common Name: Dwarf Nandina
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall, Winter
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Flowers have large yellow anthers, but few fruit are produced by this cultivar. The foliage is coppery in spring, green in summer and reddish-purple in autumn and winter. Hard freezes may cause leaf loss on this and other nandinas and may kill them to the ground.