Compact Nandina Details

Compact Nandina

  • Botanical Name: Nandina domestica 'Compacta'
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Salt Tolerant, Border - Mixed, Deer Resistant
  • Ornamental Value:
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value:
  • Season:
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 3'-4'
  • Plant Height: 3'-4'


Low-growing and compact. Excellent fall and winter color. Be sure to select a non-berrying/non-fruiting variety. Some excellent selections are 'Gulf Stream,' 'Sienna Sunrise,' 'Moonbay,' and 'Filamentosa (San Gabriel).'

Shrub Care Guide

Cross Reference

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Compact Nandina Photos