Clumping Species: Bambusa lako

Common Name: Timor black bamboo

Maximum Height: 12m

Culm Diameter: 70mm

Minimum Temperature: – 2°C

Origin:  Timor


Pot Sizes & 

6L – $55
25L – $132
45L – $275

It has deep purple almost black culms, with faint green stripes. It grows well in rich moist soil, and is known for its colourful culms that progress from green to greenish purple to brownish purple as it ages. When mature the culms are glossy black culms with dark green stripes.

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