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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

BAMBOO Chimonobambusa quadrangularis

Commonly known as Square-stemmed bamboo

Rare species requiring shelter but which is highly invasive. New shoots can appear several feet from the old stems
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
Large £45.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
plant size comparison icon 5 Litre
  • Evergreen - dark-green leaves 20cm (8in) long are produced from prominent cane nodes.
  • Height - 2.5-3m (8-10ft)
  • Spread - indefinite.
  • Bamboo - vigorous, spreading, rhizomatous bamboo. Forms loose clumps of erect canes.
  • Hedge - Ideal for hedging
  • Tall Shrub
  • 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)
  • Against a wall - or other sheltered location.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - syn. Arundinaria quadrangularis. Older canes become square in cross-section.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs on emerging shoots.
  • Place of origin - southeastern China, Taiwan.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Woodland garden -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Lanceolate - see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
2.5-3m (8-10ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person
  indefinite.
 

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