Malay Dwarf – Bambusa heterostachya variegated
A beautiful dense bushy ornamental with cream striped leaves. Commonly called Malay Dwarf Variegated. Makes a great screen or hedge in a short time. Can be pruned to any size or shape. Bottom leaves can be trimmed to expose culms. Small root system. It grows well in coastal areas and will handle sandy soil. Hardy drought tolerant. Frost Tolerant when established.
Growing tips: Bamboo is hardy and will grow in most soil conditions. Applying a good organic fertiliser and mulch will encourage fast, healthy growth.