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BAMBOO Sasa palmata 'Nebulosa'
Medium sized bamboo with broad palmate leaves, growing up to 6-7' tall. Makes an excellent hedge or windbreak. New shoots form a favourite food for pandas
Good to know - gives a tropical look to its planting site. To restrict spread can be grown in a large container plunged into ground.
Place of Origin - Japan. Korea, China.
Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
Height - 2 - 2.5m (6-8ft)
Spread - indefinite.
Bamboo - vigorous, running, bamboo with stout, upward-curved, usually purple-streaked canes.
Evergreen - oblong, tapering, glossy, bright-green leaves 35-40cm (14-16in) long.
Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
Full Shade - sasas are shade-tolerant.
Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
Bamboo - Care Guide
2 - 2.5m (6-8ft)
Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Slate Plant Labels
These wonderfully tactile natural slate plant labels are hand made in Cornwall and come with a chalk pen. Just stick them in your pot or border. Pack of 6.
Slate Tie-on Plant Labels
Hand made in Cornwall, these delightful natural slate labels are perfect for pots. Comes with chalk pen. Pack of 5