Semiarundinaria fastuosa

Semiarundinaria fastuosa 'Viridis'

(Syn. Semiarundinaria fastuosa var. viridis)


A selected form of S. fastuosa in which the culms usually remain a rich green rather than maturing to brown or purple. 

Grows taller than the type and has slightly smaller leaves. Other characteristics are similar. 

. Normally develops slowly into a large clump or small grove.

Capable of running but readily controlled by occasional spadework or rhizome barrier.

A highly desirable specimen plant and very effective as a tall screen of 18ft. or more (6/8m). .

A hardy species which has tolerated -25C. 

Slow to propagate and at times availablity may be limited. 



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