Phyllostachys vivax

Giant Timber Bamboo

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Grass
Growth Rate - Rapid growth rate
Mature Height - Mature culm height to 70'
Mature Width - Mature culm diameter to 5"
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower -
Fruit -
Leaf - Large and broad
Fall Color -
Bark -
Other Features - Shoots are excellent for eating and are free of bitterness
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements -
Native Habitat -
Diseases and Insects -
Strength -
Weakness - Heavy rains and wind can fracture new culms

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 179

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Grass.
- Other plants of the family Poaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Phyllostachys.
- Other plants of the species Phyllostachys vivax.