Exotic Pest Reporting
Heavenly-bamboo (Nandina domestica) is an invasive plant. It is a native of Asia and was first detected in 1804.
Nandina is an invasive species along the Gulf Coast and is actively disrupting native plant communities. All parts of the plant are poisonous containing hydrocyanic acid, and can be fatal if ingested.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
05/15/2019 - For the Birds: Protect birds from invasive species
05/15/2019 - Gardening Q&A: Tread carefully with Nandina species
05/14/2019 - It takes a village to bring down invasive species
11/02/2017 - Are nandina berries toxic?