Phyllostachys humilis

Phyllostachys humilis


A very hardy, running species eventually forming an open grove.

Height varies from about 8ft. (2.5m) to as much as 16ft. (5m)

Useful as a low screen or hedge of around 11ft. (3.5m) or to stabilise steep banks.

Also suitable for containers.

Plentiful purple/green canes, becoming orange-yellow with age.

Mature specimens may benefit from thinning.

Has tolerated -25C.

Useful for its vigour, hardiness, and ability to withstand trimming.

Limited availability.






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