No. 17 - Nandina

Par 4 440 yards

For most players it's a short-iron second shot into a rock-hard green.




Hole story


Significant changes since opening

  • Tee moved back 10-15 yards, 2006

About the plant

  • Old-fashioned, tough evergreen shrub with fernlike foliage 
  • Blooms April to May; large clusters of small, creamy flowers 
  • In winter, yields clusters of brilliant red berries 

Where and how the plant grows

  • Grows 6 to 8 feet high and 2 to 3 feet wide 
  • Sun to shade 
  • Moist, well-drained soil 
  • High drought tolerance 
  • Propagation by seed or division