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BAMBOO Chusquea culeou

Hardy species forming dense clumps. Olive green canes grow 3-4 metres with the leafy branches in a bottlebrush effect
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£35.00 each

Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £50.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 5 Litre
  • Evergreen - linear leaves to 7cm (3in) long.
  • Height - 2.5-3.5m (approx) (8-10ft)
  • Spread - indefinite.
  • Bamboo - graceful, erect bamboo. Smooth, glossy, pith-filled canes to 3cm (1¼in) across. Clustered branches 10-80cm (4-32in) long almost encircle the white-waxy nodes.
  • Tall Shrub
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - useful for cutting as leaves remain in good condition. Papery leaf-sheaths remain for first year giving canes a striped appearance.
  • Place of origin - Chile.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Woodland garden -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich. Shelter from cold, dry winds.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
2.5-3.5m (approx) (8-10ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person

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