-Bamboo suitable for South Australia-

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Bambusa multiplex cv. ‘Alphonse Karr’

Average Height: 3 to 4 metres

Minimum Temperature: – 12 C

Description: Smaller screening bamboo which features beautiful stems that are yellow with green stripes. When the canes first emerge, they are pink and change to gold as they mature.

For sale:

Alphonse Karr Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1-1.5 metre high canes $66 

Alphonse Karr Bamboo 300 mm pot – 2.5 metre high canes $155 

Asian Hedge 

Bambusa multiplex Asian Hedge

Height: 2 -3 metres

Description: Green canes with lush fine leaves giving a dense, bushy screen. Very similar to Gold Stripe.

For sale:

Asian Hedge Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1.5 metre high canes $66 (currently out of stock)

China Gold

Bambusa eutuloides var. viridi-vittata

Height: 4 -5 metres

Min Temp: – 5 C

Description: Brilliant yellow canes with green stripes, slightly thicker than other types of courtyard bamboo. Leaves grow entire length of cane making a green dense screen.

For sale:

China Gold Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1.5 metre high canes $88 

China Gold Bamboo 300 mm pot – 2.5 metre high canes $185 

Fusca BambooFusca Bamboo

Bambusa textilis var. fusca

Height: To approximately 6-8 metres

Min Temp: – 12 C

Description: Fusca is similar to Slender Weavers, but larger. It forms a very attractive, dense screen and is perfect for narrower spaces as it has a smaller base and upright stems.

For sale:

Fusca Bamboo 250 mm pot – 2 metre high canes $110 (not available until 2023)

Fusca Bamboo 300 mm pot – 2.5 metre high canes $185 (not available until 2023)

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Bambusa multiplex cv. ‘Gold Stripe’

Height: To approximately 4 metres

Min Temp: – 9 C

Description: Numerous green canes that feature creamy golden stripes. More expansive clump which makes a good hedge.

For sale:

Gold Stripe Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1.5 metre high canes $88 LOW IN STOCK 

Gold Stripe Bamboo 300 mm pot – 2.5 metre high canes $185 

Gracilis Bamboo
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Bambusa textilis var. gracilis

Height: 4 -5 metres

Min Temp: – 12 C

Description: Has a compact clump, with upright green canes and beautiful foliage, a very neat looking plant. Australia’s most popular selling bamboo as it is perfect for narrow places.

For sale:

Gracilis Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1.5 metre height canes $88 LOW IN STOCK 

Gracilis Bamboo 300 mm pot – 3 metre height canes $185 OUT OF STOCK 

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Green Ghost Bamboo

Dendrocalamus minor amoneus

Height: 6-8 metres in SA

Min Temp: – 7 C

Description: Beautiful lime green canes that feature a darker green stripe and large drooping leaves. When young, canes have a whitish fuzz, as in the name.

For sale:

Green Ghost Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1 to 1.5 metre high canes $88 (Low in stock) 

Green Ghost Bamboo 300 mm pot – 2 metre high canes $185  (currently out of stock) 

 

Nepalese Blue

Himalayacalamus porcatus

Height: To 4 metres

Min Temp: – 4 C

Description: Beautiful compact shade loving bamboo. Delicate, small leaved, blue bamboo from Nepal. It needs to be planted in full shade and makes a perfect, understorey plant.

For sale:

Nepalese Blue Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1-1.5 metre high canes $88 

Nepalese Blue Bamboo 300 mm pot – 2.5 metre high canes $185 

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Oldham’s Bamboo

Bambusa oldhamii

Height: 6 – 8 metres

Min Temp: – 9 C

Description: Dark green culms with a bigger clump. The shoots are edible and delicious. It has an attractive dark green culm and broad leaves.

For sale:

Oldham’s Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1-1.5 metre high canes $66 (LOW IN STOCK restock 22nd March) 

Oldham’s Bamboo 300 mm pot – 2.5 – 3 metres high canes $155

Running black bamboo

Running Black Bamboo

Phyllostachys nigra

Height: To 4 metres

Min Temp: – 12 C

Description: Beautiful black canes with abundant green leaves growing to about 4 metres.

For sale:

Running Black Bamboo 200 mm pot – 600mm high canes $88 

Running Black Bamboo 250 mm pot – 1.5m high canes $125 (currently out of stock)

 

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Bambusa textilis var. gracilis

Height: 4 -5 metres

Min Temp: – 12 C

Description: Has a compact clump, with upright green canes and beautiful foliage, a very neat looking plant. Australia’s most popular selling bamboo as it is perfect for narrow places.

For sale:

Slender Weavers Bamboo 200 mm pot – 1.5 metre height canes $88 (Low in stock)

Slender Weavers Bamboo 300 mm pot – 3 metre height canes $185 (Out of stock)

-We also sell other, unusual varieties of Bamboo suitable for Adelaide which change regularly, ask for details-