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Painted Bamboo


This large clumping bamboo has arching golden yellow 4 inch thick canes with dark green vertical stripes. Branches are sometimes also striped and hold soft green leaves with some variegations.

Bambusa vulgaris 'Vittata'

Fruit Characteristics

Bark notes :Stem diameter =4"

Plant Anatomy

Bark color : Variegated - Golden yellow with dark green stripes

Leaf texture : Soft

Leaf color : Green

Flower Characteristics

Flower notes :Infrequent.

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity height : 15-25

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 25 to 30 F( Z9b)

Sunset zone : n/a

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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