The most hardy of all the timber bamboos, this plant establishes and grows rapidly. It reaches astonishing sizes very quickly and grows very well. The canes grow a deep emerald green and slowly matures to a yellowish green. This bamboo has larger, drooping green leaves. Recommended for a larger contained lot or garden. Similar to Phyllostachys Bambusoides, but with thinner cane walls and does not grow as upright as Phyllostachys Bambusoides.
100 Chinese Timber Bamboo (Phyllostachys Vivax)
- Height: 35 - 70 feet (10.5 - 21m)
Max. Diameter: 5" (13cm)
Hardiness: -20°C (-5°F)
USDA Zone: 6a to 10
Light: Full Sun