A medium-sized feature bamboo from southern China where it grows at altitudes between 1500'-4500'. Fairly tight clumping with symetrical overall form. Culm sheaths are initially orange-brown, presenting a beautiful contrast.
Grows to about 35' tall. Minimum temp. about 28 degrees F.
Synonym: Dendrocalamus farinosus Click to find your zone.
Imported April/2011 into USDA quarantine - released to us in 2012.