BAMBOO Pleioblastus auricomus

(Arundinaria auricoma) - very hardy bamboo growing up to 3 feet with purplish green canes and bright yellow and green foliage. Ideal for landscaping
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BAMBOO Pleioblastus auricomus

 

 

  • Evergreen
    leaves to 18cm (7in) long, margined with bristles.
  • Height
    1m (39in)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Bamboo
    Upright, slow-spreading, non-invasive bamboo. Conspicuous hairs at nodes.
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • 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 - syn. P. viridistriatus. Prune every two years to maintain colour vitality.
  • Place of origin
    Japan
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Gold variegated
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Linear see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
1m (39in)
bamboo - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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