10 years to reach maturity
This is a spreading evergreen bamboo which will grow about 1.8m with an indefinite spread. The flowers are insignificant but the wide, rich green leaves make it an excellent foliage plant.
Common problems with Bamboo
How to propagate Bamboo
Seed in spring or autumn.
By division in autumn; however forms should be propagated by division only.
Special features of Bamboo
Other uses of Bamboo
Hedging as well as for ornamentation. The woody stems can have many uses. Suitable for coastal conditions.