Ornamental weeping bamboo that can be used as a screen or centerpiece. Likes a half-day of morning sun to half-day afternoon sun, and culms will turn chocolate-red and shiny with more sun. Has light green leaves, ½” x 3-5″, which grow in small clusters at each node. This clumper grows to 14′ and is hardy to 10 degrees.
- Origin: Mountains of China, 6,000-9,000 ft. elevations
- Minimum Temperature: 10 F.
- Size in climate of origin: 14’ tall, 1.0” diam
- Sun/Shade: Half-day of morning sun up to a half-day of afternoon sun (3-4)
- Recommended Uses: Screen or specimen
- Recent Synonyms: Fargesia fungosa
- Ideal growing conditions: Cooler temperatures with half a day of direct sun, humidity, and plentiful water with good drainage.
- Size Locally in open ground: 14’ tall, 1.0” in diam