Phyllostachys Plant Catalogue – Bamboo


PHYLLOSTACHYS Moist well drained soil in sun or part shade.

P. nigra  Green canes gradually turn dark brown and eventually jet black, the weight of the mid green leaves causes the tips of the canes to arch.  Height 2.5 to 3.5 metres.  Spread 1 to 2 metres.  Best in a sheltered site.