Bush identification

Asked October 12, 2019, 5:55 PM EDT

Could you please Identify this bush? We want to cut it back correctly.

Jackson County Oregon nandina plant identification

1 Response

The plant is Heavenly Bamboo, Nandina domestica.

The correct way to prune it is to locate the oldest stems and remove them at ground level. The oldest stems typically appear brown and woody. The newest stems are green and fresh-looking.