A fine-leafed, graceful bamboo that is considered a large landscape ornamental.
Striated (vertical cream-colored stripes) culms somewhat arching or weeping at the tops. The new shoots are wrapped in silver-white coated sheaths.
Very fast-growing in tropical or sub-tropical conditions. Can reach 50' tall with 4" diameter culms. Min temp, 25 deg F. Min USDA zone: 9a. Click to find your zone.