Clumping Species: Bambusa balcooa

Common Name: Indian

Maximum Height: 25m

Culm Diameter: 150mm

Minimum Temperature: – 6°C

Origin: North-Eastern India


Pot Sizes & Prices

6L – $55
25L – $110

It has a tangled clump which makes it difficult to harvest. They are strong and are often used in construction. One of the world’s strongest Bamboos. Most commonly big clumps seen around coastal Australia.


Uses for this bamboo species,Environments & areas suitable for this bamboo species
Screening – Hedging,Full Sun
Erosion Control – Landslip Control,Partial Sun
Dust Suppression – Dust Capture,Partial Shade
Edible Shoots – Poles,Indoors
Shading – Live Fence,Hot Environments
Carbon Sequestration – Stock Feed,Rural Areas