The straight, thick-walled culms are one of the most useful of any tropical bamboo. For more than a century, this has been the choice for making split-bamboo flyrods. As an ornamental, it makes a nice statement with its erect form and white powder on the young culms.
50' tall with 3" diameter culms. Hardy to 27 degrees F. Min USDA zone: 9b. Click to find your zone.