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Bamboo

 

*Please Note: Inventory Subject to Change
If a plant is listed here, it means we have carried it at one time. The plant may be sold out or unavailable.
Garland Nursery is a retail establishment only.
We do not ship plants.


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Scientific Names
Bamboos are either clumping or running. Most of the clumpers are not hardy in our area. Use a bamboo barrier to restrict the running types.
Many of our bamboo shipments are assorted, so we may not carry all of these year to year.
Arundinaria

Arundinaria fortunei (variegata) DWF. WHITE STRIPED BAMBOO.  HARDY TO -10F.  2-3' TALL x 5-8' WIDTH.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB REQUIRES SUN OR LIGHT SHADE.  FAST GROWER, SUN TO PART-SHADE, SILVER-GREEN FOLIAGE, SPREADING GROWTH HABIT.

Arundinaria virdistriata-COMMON NAME: KUMUROZASA OR RUNNING GOLDEN BAMBOO. THIS DWARF SPREADING BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE AND NEEDS TO BE CONTAINED FOR IT GROWS QUICKLY. HARDY TO 0F IN A WELL DRAINING LOAM/HUMUS SOIL.  NEW LEAVES EMERGE A VIBRANT GOLD WITH BRIGHT GREEN STRIPES.  WILL REACH AN EVENTUAL HEIGHTH OF 30", AND WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  USEFULL  AS A GROUNDCOVER TO CONTROL EROSION ON A STEEP SLOPE; EXCELLENT TO USE AT THE EDGE OF A WOODLAND TO BRIGHTEN THINGS UP !!!

Bambusa

Bambusa glaucescens-

'Alphonse Karr'-HEDGE BAMBOO. HARDY TO 10F.  25' TO 30' TALL x WIDTH DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB REQUIRES SUN OR LIGHT SHADE.  BLUE-GREEN FOLIAGE AND YELLOW STEMS W/ A GREEN STRIPE.

'Golden Goddess'-HEDGE BAMBOO.  HARDY TO 0 TO 10F.  5' TO 8' TALL x 8' TO 12' WIDE.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB REQUIRES SUN OR LIGHT SHADE.  LIGHT GREEN FOLIAGE ON BROWN-GREEN STEMS. TOLERATES POORLY DRAINED CLAY SOIL.

Bambusa tuldoides- COMMON SYNONYM:  BAMBUSA VENTRICOSA  COMMON NAME:  BUDDHA'S BELLY BAMBOO. EVERGREEN BROADLEAF SHRUB FOR FULL SUN.  HARDY TO 15F.  CLUMPING SPREEDING GROWTH HABIT 55' TALL & TO CONTAIMENT WIDE.  STEM DIAMETER MAXIMUM OF 2.25".  WHEN POTTED AND WITH HELD WATER, THE INTERNODES BECOME SHORTENED & SWOLLEN.

Chiminonobambusa

 

Chiminonobambusa quadrangularis-COMMON NAME:  SQUARE BAMBOO.  HARDY TO 15F.  25' TALL & TO CONTAINMENT.  PRODUCES UP TO 1 1/2 " WIDE DISTINCTIVE SQUARISH CULMS.  LOWER NODES HAVE SMALL SPINELIKE ROOT PRIMORDIA.  SHOOT COME UP IN THE FALL.

Chiminonobambusa tumidis COMMON NAME: CHINESE WALKING STICK. THIS FAST GROWING, CLUMPING BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  NEW LEAVES EMERGE A LIGHT GREEN & ARE LONG & PENDULOUS; STEMS ARE YELLOW GREEN.  NOTABLE FEATURE TO THIS BAMBOO IS THE JOINTS ARE SWOLLEN.  SPREADING GROTH HABIT WILL REACH AN EVENTUAL HEIGHTH OF ONLY 8' TO 10'  TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.   HARDY TO 10F. REQUIRES WELL DRAINING, LOAMY SOIL.

Chusquea


 



 

Chusquea culeo- BAMBOO.  HARDY TO 0F.  35' TO 40' TALL; RIGID, UPRIGHT HABIT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB WITH A MULI-STEM RUNNING HABIT. GROWTH HABIT DEPENDS ON SUN EXPOSURE; IN FULL SUN THE HABIT IS DENSE AND CLUMPING IN SHADE MORE ARCHING AND AIRY.  GREEN FOLIAGE YEAR-ROUND. SMOOTH GREEN BARK WITH GREEN CULMS. NATIVE TO SOUTH AMERICA .
Dulichium
Dulichium arundinaceum- COMMON NAME:  DWARF BAMBOO.  WATER PLANT FOR SUN OR LIGHT SHADE.  HARDY TO 0F.  IF PLACED BELOW ICE LEVEL IN THE POND.  CLUMPING GROWTH HABIT  18"-24" TALL & TO CONTAINMENT.  SLIM BAMBOO LIKE GREEN FOLIAGE. 
Fargesia

Fargesia dracocephala (Hardy Dragon Bamboo)- HARDY TO   -10F.  8' TO 12' TALL; RIGID, UPRIGHT HABIT. BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB WITH A MULI-STEM RUNNING HABIT. REQUIRES LIGHT SHADE.  GREEN FOLIAGE YEAR ROUND.  THIS IS AN AGRESSIVE SPREADER IN HOT CLIMATES.  TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING, CLAY SOIL.

Fargesia nitida- BLUE FOUNTAIN BAMBOO .  HARDY TO -20F.  8' TO 12' TALL ; UPRIGHT IN FORM, BECOMING MORE WILLOWY WITH AGE.  THIS BAMBOO'S SPECIES (NITIDA) MEANS "SHINING" OR "POLISHED", IN REFERNCE TO THE STEMS, WHICH ARE OFTEN NEAR-BLACK IN COLOR AND GLOSSY.  EXCELLENT CONTRAST TO THE BLUE GREEN FOLIAGE. BEST USED IN A HEDGE SITUATION THAT HAS SHADE IN THE AFTERNOON, AS THE LEAVES WILL BURN IN HOT SUN.

Fargesia robusta- BAMBOO  EVERGREEN BROADLEAF SHRUB FOR PARTIAL SHADE.  HARDY TO 0F.  CLUMPING SPREADING GROWTH HABIT 20' TALL & TO CONTAIMENT WIDE.  STEM DIAMETER MAXIMUM OF 1".  DELICATE LEAVES ON SLENDER ARCHING CULMS. 


Himalayacalaws

Himalayacalaws asper COMMON NAME: CLUMPING BAMBOO.  MODERATE BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB,PREFERS LIGHT SHADE FROM NOON ON.  CLUMPING GROTH HABIT REACHES 16' TO 20' TALL x 15' TO 18' WIDE.  CAN BE USED AS A LOVELY HOUSEPLANT.  REQUIRES FAIR DRAINING, LOAMY SOIL.  HARDY TO 0F.  DAINTY FOLIAGE IS A BRIGHT APPLE/PEA GREEN. BARK IS GREEN AND SMOOTH.

 

Indocalamus

Indocalamus tesselatus
(Large Leaf Chinese Bamboo)- HARDY TO -10F.  4' -6' TALL & TO CONTAINMENT. BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB WITH A MULI-STEM RUNNING HABIT. REQUIRES LIGHT SHADE.  GREEN FOLIAGE YEAR ROUND.  TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING, CLAY SOIL.

Phyllostachys

Phyllostachys aurea (Golden Bamboo)- (FISHPOLE BAMBOO).  HARDY TO 0F.  35' TO 40' TALL; RIGID, UPRIGHT HABIT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB WITH A MULI-STEM RUNNING HABIT. SMOOTH GREEN BARK WITH GREEN CULMS, TURN GOLDEN IN SUN. GREEN FOLIAGE YEAR ROUND.  AN AGRESSIVE SPREADER IN HOT CLIMATES.  TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING, CLAY SOIL.

Phyllostachys aurea KOI- GOLDEN BAMBOO  VARIETY:  KOI  EVERGREEN BROADLEAF SHRUB FOR FULL OR AFTERNOON SUN.  HARDY TO 0F.  CLUMPING SPREADING GROWTH HABIT 27' TALL & TO CONTAIMENT WIDE.  FOLIAGE MAY HAVE WHITE STRIPES, THE CULMS TURN YELLOW, BUT THE SULCUS REMAINS GREEN.  8592

Phyllostachys aureasulcata- GREEN GROOVE BAMBOO. VARIETY: SPECTABILIS.  HARDY TO -20F. 25' TO 35'  TALL;  WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR SUN OR LIGHT SHADE. CULMS ARE YELLOW WITH GREEN SULCUS.  CULMS AND BRANCHES OFTEN TAKE ON ROSE-RED OR PURPLE TINT WITH FULL SUN EXPOSURE.

Phyllostachys bambusoides (Giant Timber Bamboo)- HARDY TO 0F.  25' TO 30' TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  EVERGREEN SHRUB.  THIS FAST GROWING, MULTI-STEMMED BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  FOLIAGE IS A SHINY GREEN.   GREEN/YELLOW STEMS WITH GREEN SULCUS.  MOSTLY TOLERANT OF CLAY SOIL. 

Phyllostachys bambusoides Castillonis inversa-HARDY TO 0F.  25' TO 30' TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  EVERGREEN SHRUB.  THIS FAST GROWING, MULTI-STEMMED BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  FOLIAGE IS A SHINY GREEN.   YELLOW STEMS WITH GREEN SULCUS.  MOSTLY TOLERANT OF CLAY SOIL. 

Phyllostachys bissetii- HARDY TO -20F.  25' TO 30' TALL & WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR FULL SUN.  DARK GREEN FOLIAGE. 

Phyllostachys congesta (atrovaginata)- EVERGREEN BROAD LEAF SHRUB FOR FULL OR AFTERNOON SUN.  HARDY TO -20F.  FAST MULTISTEM RUNNING GROWTH HABIT 20'-25' TALL & TO CONTAINMENT WIDE.  FOLIAGE IS SLIGHTLY FRAGRANT, LIGHT GREEN.

Phyllostachys heteroclad (Water Bamboo)- MOSO BAMBOO.  VARIETY: PUBESCENS.  85' TO 90' TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB WITH A LARGE, GROWTH HABIT. GREEN FOLIAGE FORMS CLUMPS LIKE OSTRICH PLUMES. SMOOTH GREEN BARK WITH FUZZY, MAROON CULMS. TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING, CLAY SOIL. HARDY TO 0F. 

Phyllostachys nigra (Black Stem Bamboo)- HARDY TO 0F.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  12' TO 15' TALL x VARIABLE WIDTH; MULTI-STEMMED RUNNING HABIT. GREEN FOLIAGE SET AGAINST ATTRACTIVE BLACK STEMS. 

'Henonis'- HARDY TO -20F.  30' TO 40' TALL x TO CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  GREEN FOLIAGE & GREY -> GREEN STEMS.

Phyllostachys nuda (Green Bamboo)- HARDY TO -30F.  25' TO 30' TALL ; UPRIGHT IN FORM, MULTISTEMMED, RUNNER.   GREEN FOLIAGE. BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB.  BEST USED IN A HEDGE SITUATION THAT HAS SHADE IN THE AFTERNOON, AS THE LEAVES WILL BURN IN HOT SUN. 

Phyllostachys violascens(glaucus)- HARDY TO -20F.  12' TO 16' TALL ; UPRIGHT IN FORM, MULTISTEMMED, RUNNER.   GREEN FOLIAGE. BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB.  BEST USED IN A HEDGE SITUATION THAT HAS SHADE IN THE AFTERNOON, AS THE LEAVES WILL BURN IN HOT SUN. GREEN STEMS WITH VIOLET STRIPES.

Phyllostachys vivax- GIANT TIMBER BAMBOO.  HARDY TO -10F.  60' TO 70' TALL;  WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB WITH A CLUMPING HABIT.  GREEN FOLIAGE YEAR-ROUND. SMOOTH GREEN BARK WITH GREEN CULMS.  THIS IS ONE OF THE HARDIEST BAMBOOS FOR THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING, CLAY SOIL.

Pleioblastus 

Pleioblastus chino vaginatus- HARDY TO 0F.  6' TO 10' TALL x WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR FULL SUN OR SOME AFTERNOON SHADE. VERY HARDY VARIETY.  NARROW GREEN FOLIAGE WITH WHITE STRIPES. SMOOTH PURPLE BARK WITH GREEN CULMS.  THIS BAMBOO IS IDEAL FOR PLANTING IN CONTAINERS.

Pleioblastus pygmaeus- DWARF GREEN BAMBOO.  HARDY TO 5F.  9" TO 2' TALL;  WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN GROUNDCOVER/SHRUB FOR  SUN OR LIGHT SHADE. BLUE-GREEN FOLIAGE. SMOOTH GREEN BARK WITH GREEN CULMS. TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING, CLAY SOIL. 

Pleioblastus pygmaeus- STAR TIP DWARF BAMBOO.  VARIETY: DISTICHUS MINI.  HARDY TO -20F.  1' TO 2' TALL;  WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  BROADLEAF EVERGREEN GROUNDCOVER/SHRUB FOR SUN OR LIGHT SHADE. GREEN FOLIAGE WITH YELLOW STRIPING. SMOOTH GREEN BARK WITH GREEN CULMS. TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING, CLAY SOIL. 

Pleioblastus shiboyanus 'Tsuboi'- BAMBOO. VARIETY: TSUBOI.  HARDY TO 0F.  2' TO 3' TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  EVERGREEN SHRUB.  THIS FAST GROWING, MULTI-STEMMED BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  FOLIAGE IS A SHINY GREEN WITH WHITE STRIPES.   GREEN/YELLOW STEMS WITH GREEN SULCUS.  MOSTLY TOLERANT OF CLAY SOIL.

Pleioblastus variegatus -COMMON NAME:  DWARF WHITESTRIPE BAMBOO.   HARDY TO -10F.    2' -3' TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  THIS FAST GROWING, MULTI-STEMMED BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  NEW LEAVES EMERGE A VIBRANT GREEN, STEMS ARE GREEN WITH WHITE STRIPES. MOSTLY TOLERANT OF CLAY SOIL.

Pleioblastus viridistriatus (Gold Variegated Dwarf)- GOLD VARIEGATED DWARF BAMBOO.  HARDY TO -20F.  3' TO 3' TALL x TO CONTAINMENT.  EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR SUN OR LIGHT SHADE.  YELLOW FOLIAGE WITH GREEN STIRPES.  GREEN CULMS.  

Pseudosasa

 

Pseudosasa japonica- ARROW BAMBOO. VARIETY: TSUTSUMIANA.  HARDY TO -5F.  15' - 18' TALL & WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.  THIS FAST GROWING, RUNNING BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  NEW LEAVES EMERGE A VIBRANT GREEN STEMS ARE GREEN WITH SWOLLEN CULMS.

 

Sasa

Sasa kurilensis simofuri- THIS FAST GROWING, CLUMPING BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  NEW LEAVES EMERGE A VIBRANT GREEN W/ WHITE STRIPES, STEMS ARE GREENISH GOLDS.  LOWER GROWING SHAPE WILL REACH AN EVENTUAL HEIGHTH OF ONLY 4' TO 6'  TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.   HARDY TO 0F. MOSTLY TOLERANT OF CLAY SOIL.

Sasa veitchii MINOR (Kuma Bamboo)- THIS FAST GROWING, MULTI-STEMMED BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  NEW LEAVES EMERGE A VIBRANT GREEN, STEMS ARE GREEN WITH WHITE STRIPES.  LOWER GROWING SHAPE WILL REACH AN EVENTUAL HEIGHTH OF ONLY 2' TO 3' TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.   HARDY TO -10F. MOSTLY TOLERANT OF CLAY SOIL.

Sasaella

 

Sasaella ramosa- THIS FAST GROWING, MULTI-STEMMED BAMBOO REQUIRES SUN OR PARTIAL SHADE.  NEW LEAVES EMERGE A VIBRANT GREEN, STEMS ARE SMOOTH AND BRIGTH GREEN.  LOWER GROWING SHAPE (ALMOST SPREADING) WILL REACH AN EVENTUAL HEIGHTH OF ONLY 2' TO 3' TALL, WIDTH IS DETERMINED BY CONTAINMENT.   HARDY TO 0F. MOSTLY TOLERANT OF CLAY SOIL. 

 

Semiarundinaria

Semiarundinaria fastuosa- GREEN  NARIHIRA. VARIETY: VIRIDIS.  HARDY TO -10F.  30' TO 40' TALL ; MULTISTEMMED, RUNNER. BROADLEAF EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR FULL SUN.  GREEN FOLIAGE. REQUIRES FAIR DRAINING LOAM.

 

Shibatea

Shibatea kumasaca- HARDY TO -10F.  3' TO 4' TALL x TO CONTAINMENT;  MULTI-STEMMED RUNNING GROWTH HABIT.  EVERGREEN SHRUB FOR MORNING SUN OR LIGHT SHADE.  PANICLES OF LIGHT GREEN FLOWERS BLOOM SPORATICALLY.  FLOIAGE, STEMS AND BARK ARE GREEN. TOLERATES POORLY DRAINING SOIL.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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