10 years to reach maturity
Narihira Bamboo Overview
This species has a tall hollow stem, with purplish brown markings, with a white powder beneath the nodes. The mid green leaves are about 20cm long and appear towards the top of the stems.
Common problems with Narihira Bamboo
How to propagate Narihira Bamboo
You can propagate by seed in spring or autumn.
By division in autumn. Specific cultivars should be propagated by division only.
Other uses of Narihira Bamboo
Hedging, ornamental. The woody stems can have many uses.