Arrow Bamboo

Pseudosasa japonica

Arrow Bamboo - Pseudosasa japonica

Common Name: Arrow Bamboo
Genus: Pseudosasa
Species: japonica

Category: Grasses & Bamboos
Growth Rate: Fast growing
Features: Has interesting foliage, Provides winter colour

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 6.00 m (600 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 8.00 m (800 cm)

Foliage Type: Evergreen
Foliage Colour: Green

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

Tall vigorous bamboo with olive canes, maturing to pale beige and dark green oblong leaves. Arrow bamboo is one of the most wind and shade tolerant varieties. Broadly upright in habit as long as the roots are surrounded with a non-perishable barrier it makes an attractive screen or windbreak for moist, well-drained areas of the garden.

Canes: Olive green maturing to pale beige and dark green.

Garden Care: Plant in a large container or surround the roots with a non-perishable barrier that restricts the plant's spread.