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BAMBOO Pleioblastus simonii 'Variegatus'

Inconsistent white striping on some leaves. This is a vigorous bamboo growing in dense clumps to 12-15 feet. Very hardy
Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - mid-green, linear to to lance-shaped leaves to 20cm (8in) long, finely downy beneath
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft) or more
  • Bamboo - upright, woody bamboo with hollow canes which have a waxy bloom and 3 branches at each white node
  • 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 - shelter from cold, dry winds
  • Additional Features - Good to know - syn. Arundinaria simonii 'Variegata'
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Japan
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Woodland garden
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Silver variegated
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant
3m (10ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft) or more

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