Nepales blue bamboo

Written by Durnford Dart. Posted in Clumping Species, Clumping species for feature or ornamental - Shady

Clumping Species: Himalayacalamus porcatus

Common Name: Nepales blue bamboo

Maximum Height:  12m

Culm Diameter: 100mm

Minimum Temperature: – 1°C

Origin: Nepal

 

Pot Sizes & Prices:
Pot Price
6L $66
25L $132
45L $220
100L $550

 

Beautiful blue grey tinted culms with fine long narrow soft leaves. Ideal for small gardens, or as ornamental screen. Makes a good indoor or outdoor specimen in pots.

 

Uses for this bamboo species Environments & areas suitable for this bamboo species
Screening Full Shade
Hedging Partial Sun
Dust Suppression – Dust Capture Partial Shade
Ornamental Indoors
Live Fence Hot Environments
Shading Cold Environments
Carbon Sequestration Cities
Stock Feed Suburban Areas

Himalayan weeping bamboo

Written by Durnford Dart. Posted in Clumping Species, Clumping species for feature or ornamental - Shady

Clumping Species: Drepanostachyum falcatum

Common Name: Himalayan weeping bamboo

Maximum Height: 2.5m

Culm Diameter: 6mm

Minimum Temperature: – 10°C

Origin: Himalayas

 

Pot Sizes & Prices:
Pot Price
6L $66
25L $110
45L $220

 

It’s a lovely fine leaf bamboo. It does really well in cooler climates preferably grown in shaded areas. Easy to grow in the right conditions. Can be pruned in to shape and grows well indoors. It makes a good ornamental and is used in landscaping, and it grows well in suburban areas.

 

Uses for this bamboo species Environments & areas suitable for this bamboo species
Screening Full Shade
Hedging Partial Sun
Dust Suppression Partial Shade
Dust Capture Indoors
Ornamental Hot Environments
Shading Cold Environments
Live Fence Cities
Carbon Sequestration Suburban Areas
Stock Feed Rural Areas

Coronalis bamboo

Written by Durnford Dart. Posted in Clumping Species, Clumping species for feature or ornamental - Shady

Clumping Species: Chusquea coronalis

Common Name: Coronalis bamboo

Maximum Height: 3m

Culm Diameter: 10mm

Minimum Temperature: – 4°C

Origin: Southern Mexico

 

Pot Sizes & Prices:
Pot Price
6L $110
25L $220
45L $330
100L $440

 

It has numerous tiny leaves on branches that completely encircle the culms. It’s said to be the most beautiful bamboo under cultivation. It’s one of only a few deciduous bamboos.

 

Uses for this bamboo species Environments & areas suitable for this bamboo species
Ornamental Full Sun – Full Shade – Partial Sun – Partial Shade
Carbon Sequestration Hot Environments – Cold Environments – Indoors – Cities – Suburban Areas – Rural Areas