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Specifications of our Bamboo Range.

Bamboo plants frog | specicification of many different bamboo varieties

Bamboo has the ability to grow very quickly and is highly resilient in most conditions. Use it as a screen, wind break or just as an ornament to make your garden look stunning.

This page offers specifications of each of our bamboo varieties. If you would like to know more then please contact Bamboo Creations Victoria.


Bamboo Plant variety specification table

Bamboo Plant Specifications

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(Information intended as a guide only)


  Botanical Name Common Name Maximum Height Culm Diameter Minimum Temp Pot Size Habit Clump Diameter Edible shoots
1. Bambusa albo minor Cream Stripe 5 - 6m 4cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1.2m
2. Bambusa balcooa Balcooa 25m 15cm -5°c 40cm Clumping 3m+
3. Bambusa boniopsis Jade Goddess
Currently out of stock
4m 2cm -7°c 20cm Clumping 1m
4. Bambusa chungii barbelletta Barbelletta 6m 4cm -4° 20cm Clumping 1m
5. Bambusa Dolichomerithalla cv. blue
Doll Blue 6m 4cm -6° 20cm Clumping 1m
6. Bambusa eutuldoides Phoenix Tail 12m 5cm -9°c 20cm Clumping 2m
7. Bambusa eutuldoides var. viridi-vittata China Gold 6m 4cm -9°c 20cm
30cm
40cm
Clumping 1.5m  
8. Bambusa gibba
Currently out of stock
Jade Emperor 8m 5cm -7°c 30cm Clumping 1m  
9. Bambusa indigena Emerald Goddess 5m 4cm -6°c 20cm Clumping 1.5m  
  Botanical Name Common Name Maximum Height Culm Diameter Minimum Temp Pot Size Habit Clump Diameter Edible shoots
10. Bambusa malingensis Maling Bamboo 10m 5cm -7°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 2m
11. Bambusa multiplex Hedge Bamboo 4m 4cm -12°c 20cm Clumping 1.5m  
12. Bambusa multiplex cv. Albo Striata 8m 4cm -9°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1m
13. Bambusa multiplex cv. Alphonse Karr 4m 4cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
40cm
Clumping 1m  
14. Bambusa multiplex cv. Goldstripe Gold Stripe Bamboo 3m 2cm -18°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1m  
15. Bambusa multiplex cv. Golden Goddess 3m 2cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1m  
16. Bambusa multiplex var. riviereorum Chinese Goddess 2m 1cm -12°c 15cm
20cm
Clumping 75cm  
17. Bambusa Multiplex cv. Silverstripe Bamboo 4m 4cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1.5m
18. Bambusa multiplex cv Stripestem Fernleaf 4m 2cm -12°c 20cm Clumping 1m  
19. Bambusa multiplex cv. Willowy Bamboo 3m 2cm -12°c 15cm
20cm
Clumping 1m  
  Botanical Name Common Name Maximum Height Culm Diameter Minimum Temp Pot Size Habit Clump Diameter Edible shoots
20. Bambusa Oldhamii Speedy Screen 12m 10cm -9°c 20cm
30cm
40cm
Clumping 3m
21. Bambusa pervariabilis viridistriata Sunburst Bamboo 12m 6cm -1°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 2m
22. Bambusa textilis Weavers Bamboo 10m 5cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1.5m  
23. Bambusa textilis var. fasca Dark Weavers Bamboo 10m 5cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1.5m  
24. Bambusa textilis var. glabra Silky Weaver Bamboo 10m 5cm -12°c 30cm Clumping 1.5m  
25. Bambusa textilis var. gracilis Slender Weaver Bamboo 8m 4cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
40cm
Clumping 1.2m  
26. Bambusa ventricosa Buddha's Belly 8m 6cm -9°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1.5m
27. Bambusa ventricosa kimmei Golden Buddha's Belly 8m 6cm -9°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1.5m  
28. Bambusa vulgaris cv. Wamin Giant Buddha's belly 5m 10cm -4°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 3m
29. Chusquea coronalis
Currently out of stock
Mexican mist 5m 2cm -6°c 20cm Clumping

1m  
  Botanical Name Common Name Maximum Height Culm Diameter Minimum Temp Pot Size Habit Clump Diameter Edible shoots
30. Bambusa vulgaris cv. Vittata Painted Bamboo 15m 12cm -3°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 3m
31. Chimonobambusa marmorea Marbled Bamboo 2.5m 2cm -10°c 20cm Spreading grove  
32. Dendroclamopsis variostriata
Starburst 2-3m 3cm -4°c 20cm Clumping 1m  
33. Dendrocalamus minor amoenus Ghost Bamboo 8m 6cm -3°c 30cm Clumping 1.5m  
34. Drepanostachyum falcatum Himalayan Weeping 4m 2cm -9°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1m  
35. Drepanostachyum khasianum Khasia Bamboo 4m 2cm -6°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 1m  
36. Fargesia nitida Fountain Bamboo 4m 1cm -20°c 20cm
30cm
Clumping 80cm  
37. Fargesia spathacea Umbrella Bamboo 4m 1cm -20°c 20cm Clumping 80cm  
38. Hibanobambusa tranquillans shiroshima Shiroshima 3.5m 3cm -18°c 20cm Spreading grove  
39. Himalayacalamus falconeri damarapa Candy Cane Bamboo 5m 3cm -9°c 20cm Clumping 1.5m  
  Botanical Name Common Name Maximum Height Culm Diameter Minimum Temp Pot Size Habit Clump Diameter Edible shoots
40. Himalayacalamus porcatus Nepalese Blue 4m 2cm -12°c 20cm
30cm
40cm
Clumping 1m  
41. Otatea acuminata aztecorum Mexican Weeping Bamboo 5m 3cm -9°c 20cm
25cm
Clumping 1.2m  
42. Phyllostachys nigra Black Bamboo 8m 8cm -18°c 20cm
30cm
40cm
50cm
Spreading grove  
43. Pieioblastus fortunei Dwarf Whitestripe 75cm 0.5cm -15°c 14cm Spreading Ground Cover ground cover  
44. Pieiobiastus pygmaeus Pygmy Bamboo 60cm 0.3cm -15°c 14cm Spreading Ground Cover ground cover  
45. Pieioblastus pygmaeus var. distichus Dwarf Fernleaf Bamboo 30cm 0.3cm -15°c 14cm Spreading Ground Cover ground cover  
46. Pieioblastus virdistriatus Variegated Golden Pygmy 1m 1cm -18°c 14cm Spreading Ground Cover ground cover  
47. Pieioblastus viridistriatus chrysophyllus Golden Pygmy Bamboo 1m 1cm -18°c 14cm Spreading Ground Cover ground cover  
48. Pseudosasa Japonica Arrow Bamboo 4m 2cm -21°c 20cm
25cm
30cm
Spreading grove  
49. Phyllostachys aurea Golden Running Bamboo 7m 3cm -20°c 20cm
40cm
Spreading -  
  Botanical Name Common Name Maximum Height Culm Diameter Minimum Temp Pot Size Habit Clump Diameter Edible shoots
50. Semiarundinaria yashadake kimmei Red Cane Bamboo 6m 4cm -18°c 20cm Spreading grove  
51. Phyllostachys flexuosa Zig Zag Bamboo 6m 8cm   20cm
30cm
40cm
Spreading    

All sizes given are based on mature plants that are fertilised and watered on a regular basis, and situated in their ideal environment.

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