Clumping Species: Gigantochloa atroviolacea var. watupawan

Common Name: Watupawn bamboo

Maximum Height:  20m

Culm Diameter: 100mm

Minimum Temperature: – 2°C

Origin: Indonesia


Pot Sizes & Prices:

Pot Price
6L $66
25L $110


This species is noted for its good edible shoots and high quality construction timber. The colour is in reverse to java black.


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