Fargesia rufa Clumping Bamboo
Fargesia rufa Clumping Bamboo is a very hardy, rare, and unique, this newly introduced species features orange-red culm sheaths that contrast nicely with the dark green canes and attractive, tropical looking foliage. Growing to only 8 ft. in height, this Bamboo makes a fine specimen plant in smaller spaces or in a container on your patio or deck. This bamboo likes some afternoon shade and is hardy to minus 20º F.
Latin Name: Fargesia rufa
Site and Soil: Bamboo likes partial shade and well drained soil.
Hardiness: This bamboo is hardy to minus 20º F..
Size at Maturity: 8 ft. in height
Pests & Diseases: Bamboo is not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 5
Sunset Western Zone: Not listed
Sunset Northeast Zone: Not listed