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BAMBOO Fargesia rufa

Commonly known as Fountain bamboo

Light green canes with red-brown sheathes. Clump-forming. Height to 2 m. Good for screening
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BAMBOO Fargesia rufa

 
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  • Evergreen
    Leaves to 10cm (4in) long. Foliage has a blue-green glow
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Bamboo
    Upright, then arching clump-forming shrub
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Well spaced canes spread attractively without becoming invasive
  • 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
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - makes a good container specimen
  • Pests & Diseases
    slugs on young shoots
  • Place of origin
    central China
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Patio / pot plants
  • 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
2m (6½ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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