BAMBOO Fargesia murielae 'Jumbo'

Commonly known as Umbrella bamboo

Clump-forming bamboo with arching yellow-green canes. Can grow up to 3m in height or more
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BAMBOO Fargesia murielae 'Jumbo'

Available late spring to early summer 2022 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£22.50 each 
Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre


  • Evergreen
    Bright green leaves 6-15cm (2½-6in) long with drawn-out tips
  • Height
    To 4m (13ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft) or more
  • Bamboo
    Fast-growing but non-invasive bamboo with white-powdery, yellow-green, then yellow stems. Deciduous leaf sheaths are downy, greenish purple when young becoming hairless and pale brown
  • Hedge Ideal for hedging
  • Tall Shrub
    Dense and upright
  • 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
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - tolerates full sun and wind. Useful as a screen or hedge
  • Pests & Diseases
    slugs on young shoots
  • Place of origin
    central China
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
to 4m (13ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5m (5ft) or more

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