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Oldham Bamboo, Clumping Giant Timber Bamboo


One of the most popular bamboos in cultivation, it is a densely foliated, clumping bamboo. Canes are soft green, can have a diameter up to 4 inches, and they are straight and erect. Makes an excellent dense screen.

Bambusa oldhamii (Sinocalamus o.)

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf notes : Cane diameter = 4"

Leaf color : Green

Plant Anatomy

Average size maturity height : 15-55 ft.

Growth rate : Vigorous

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 15 to 20 F ( Z8b)

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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