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Bamboo - Fargesia

Genus: Fargesia.

Species: Fargesia murieliae.

Umbrella Bamboo. A clump-forming bamboo with many canes, yellow-green at first becoming yellow, eventually arching under the weight of bright green narrow leaves.

Height: 2m
Spread: 1m
Position: Partial shade.

Advise should be quite happy against a north facing wall so long as its sheltered.

Purchased from Jacksons Nursery in Stoke-on-Trent

To be planted in a big half whisky barrel type planter behind the chairs by the back door.

Photos of this plant

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