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BAMBOO Fargesia nitida

Commonly known as Fountain bamboo

Slender canes up to around 12 feet. Good hedging plant
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Available autumn 2020 -
£20.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
  • Evergreen - cascades of narrow, lance-shaped dark-green leaves 4-11cm (1½-4½in) long from purple branchlets on upper portions of canes.
  • Height - to 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Bamboo - slow-growing, forming dense clump of erect dark purple-green canes.
  • Hedge - Ideal for hedging
  • 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)
  • Partial shade - or light, dappled shade. Shelter from cold, dry winds.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - syn. Arundinaria nitida. Will grow well in a large container. Good for a wild garden.
  • Place of origin - central China.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
to 5m (16ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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