Pleioblastus humilis


Pleioblastus humilis 'Pumilis'

(syn. Pleioblastus argenteostriatus f. pumilis )


A very effective, shade tolerant groundcover.

Similar in appearance to Sasaella ramosa, but stems often tinted red in winter. Has tolerated -20C. Usually low growing but capable of reaching 2m.

Vigorously spreading but well suited to container growing.


  Pleioblastus pygmaeus var. distichus is also similar but a little taller and has  fresh green, fan- like foliage. 





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