2562.000 Nandina Thunb.

Bailey, L.H. (1949) Manual of Cultivated Plants Revised edition. Macmillan, New York.

Description of the genus

Small erect, evergreen shrub. Leaves 2-3-pinnate; ultimate leaflets 1-5, entire. Flowers white, borne in terminal panicles. Sepals and petals numerous, the leathery sepals gradually merging into the larger and whiter petals. Stamens 6. Ovules 2. Fruit a red berry.

Derivation of name: From a Japanese name

Worldwide: 1 species occurring from India to Japan

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

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domestica Thunb.

Other sources of information about Nandina:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Nandina
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Nandina
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Nandina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Nandina
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Nandina

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-14

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2014). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Nandina.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1688, retrieved 21 August 2014

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