Nandina domestica 'San Gabriel'
- Common Name(s):
- San Gabriel nandina
- Poisonous Plants, Shrubs
Drought tolerant; may develop suckers; reseeds itself readily and occasionally naturalizes. In rare instances it has established dense stands in forest habitats.
Leaves and berries are toxic to livestock and other domestic animals, this plant is particularly resistant to damage by deer.
Berries contain cyanide and when consumed in quantity can be toxic to birds.
- 1-2 ft.
- Alternate, compound leaves; narrow leaflets look almost grass-like; new growth is reddish, matures to blue-green; burgundy-red fall color
- 6 to 9
- Sun to partial shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil
- Compact mound
NCCES plant id: 1682