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BAMBOO Phyllostachys aurea

Commonly known as Fishpole bamboo, Golden bamboo

Tall graceful species, canes bright green at first becoming deep yellow-green and finally brown at maturity. Young shoots edible in spring
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Narrow, lance-shaped yellow to golden-green leaves to 15cm (6in) long.
  • Height
    2.5-3m (8-10ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Bamboo
    Clump-forming, stiffly-upright bamboo with grooved canes.
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

BAMBOO Phyllostachys aurea

Collect Only - Unfortunately this plant is too big to be sent by courier
It can only be purchased direct from the nursery.
Large £85.00 each 
  • Additional Features
    Architectural interest
    Good to know
    Makes good screen. Ideal for smaller gardens because of its vertical habit.
    Place of origin
    Southeastern China.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Patio / pot plants
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    (see photos above)
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
2.5-3m (8-10ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5m (5ft)

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