Pleioblastus hindsii/Bamboo

Pleioblastus hindsii / Pleioblastus hindsii
Tip growth of bamboo
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Tip growth of bamboo

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Scientific Name: Pleioblastus hindsii
Common Name: Bamboo
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Comments: This running bamboo is among the hardiest kind. It grows up to 15 feet tall and the culms are about 1 inch in diameter. Wood from this bamboo has been used in making reeds for musical instruments.