Nandina domestica


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Nandina domestica

horticultural plant in family Berberidaceae; can cause cyanide poisoning; called also sacred or heavenly bamboo.
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GLOW A perfumed Katsura tree (above); nandina domestica (below left); and the intensely crimson winged spindle tree
Shoji N, Umeyama A, Takemoto T, Ohizumi Y (1984) Serotonergic receptor antagonist from Nandina domestica Thunberg.
Nandina domestica - Like bamboo with the added bonus of flowers and berries.
Heavenly bamboo's botanical name, Nandina domestica, only hints at how extraordinarily well this small shrub takes to domestication.