Running Species: Phyllostachys bambusoides
Common Name: Medake bamboo
Maximum Height: 18m
Culm Diameter: 110mm
Minimum Temperature: – 12°C
Pot Sizes & Prices:
The culms are dark green, quite thick and very straight. Leaves are dark green. New stalks emerge in late spring and grow quite rapidly, up to 1 metre each day.
A strong plant used in Asia as one of the preferred bamboos for building and in the manufacture of furniture. Used extensively in Australia for Ikebana exhibitions.
|Uses for this bamboo species||Environments & areas suitable for this bamboo species|
|Erosion Control||Full Sun|
|Landslip Control||Full Shade|
|Dust Suppression||Partial Sun|
|Dust Capture||Partial Shade|
|Carbon Sequestration||Suburban Areas|
|Stock Feed||Rural Areas|