Clumping Species: Bambusa arundinacea
Common Name: Giant thorny bamboo
Maximum Height: 18m
Culm Diameter: 100mm
Minimum Temperature: – 5°C
Origin: South East Asia
It lives up to its name by creating an impenetrable wall of long hooked thorny branches. Once established it will replace any form of fencing. The poles and shoots are reputedly good but virtually impossible to harvest.
|Uses for this bamboo species||Environments & areas suitable for this bamboo species|
|Screening – Hedging||Full Sun|
|Erosion Control – Landslip Control||Full Shade|
|Dust Suppression – Dust Capture||Partial Sun|
|Edible Shoots – Poles||Partial Shade|
|Shading – Live Fence||Hot Environments|
|Carbon Sequestration – Stock Feed||Rural Areas|
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