Enjoy the graceful, fine foliage of this attractive species as it shimmers in the slightest breeze. One of the hardiest species, Green Bamboo can survive temperatures as low as minus 20F. Green Bamboo shoots are particularly tasty and its canes can grow to 2″ in diameter and 15-20 ft. in height.
Latin Name: Phyllostachys nuda
Site and Soil: This Bamboo likes 1/2 day to full sun and well drained soil.
Hardiness: This Bamboo is hardy to about minus 20º F.
Size at Maturity: 15-20 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