A must have if you’ve got the space, this black culmed giant produces great timber and It also produces beautiful sweet edible shoots. This bamboo will get the specified height but needs excellent growing conditions to achieve this. Otherwise it is unusual to see it taller than 25 metres. Striking colour contrast on the culms from light to dark culms.
Typical Height: 30 metres
Temp: min -5
Culm Width: 30cm
Position: Full sun / part shade
Growing tips: Bamboo is hardy and will grow in most soil conditions. Applying a good organic fertiliser and mulch will encourage fast, healthy growth.