3 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Arundinaria is a small genus containing just 3 species from the Poaceae family.
How to harvest Bamboo
Canes were cut and used by the Cherokee for a range of processes, from basketry, pipes, bows and arrows, flutes, knives, building and sleeping mats.
How to propagate Bamboo
Propagate by seed in spring or autumn.
By division in autumn; however forms should be propagated by division only.
Special features of Bamboo
Attracts useful insects
Other uses of Bamboo
Grown for hedging as well as for ornamentation. The woody stems can have many uses. Suitable for coastal conditions.