Gorgeous high altitude species from China’s northern Sichuan Province. Tight clumping bamboo with striking dark purple culms and delicate green leaves. Weeping canes arch at top. Slow growing after planting until well established. Can reach 15′ tall in ideal conditions. Full low foliage. Deer-resistant. Can survive high heat and humidity, as well as cold to 15° F. Likes partial shade/indirect light.