tinge. Canes later turn to green.
A vigorous and very hardy bamboo with very attractive glaucous young canes, giving the whole plant a slightly
Upright habit, steadily spreading to form an open grove.
A tough species which seems resistant to exposure.
Tolerant of a wide range of soil types and possibly to occasional waterlogging.
Once established, plentiful canes are produced capable of reaching a diameter of up to 6cm. Can be harvested for garden use.
Estimated spread in 10 years 1-4m.
Height around 16/20ft.(5/7m) or more.
Has tolerated -20C.
Sun or light shade.
A vigorous and impressive specimen plant where space is available or can be used for a broad screen. or windbreak.
Phyllostachys glauca yunzhu
A scarce form with irregular brown or purple spots on the older culms.
More compact but other characteristics identical.
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