Clumping Species: Bambusa blumeana

Common Name: Philippine thorny bamboo

Maximum Height: 15m

Culm Diameter: 100mm

Minimum Temperature: – 5°C

Origin: Indonesia


Pot Sizes & Prices

Pot Price
6L $33
25L $55
45L $88


Used for building material and baskets. Shoots are edible. It makes a good giant fence. It is easy to split the poles once thorny branches are removed.


Uses for this bamboo species Environments & areas suitable for this bamboo species
Hedging Full Sun
Erosion Control – Landslip Control Partial Sun
Dust Suppression – Dust Capture Partial Shade
Poles Hot Environments
Live Fence Cold Environments
Carbon Sequestration Suburban Areas
Stock Feed Rural Areas