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Fargesia Scabrida (Clumping Bamboo)

Orange stem sheaths that drop to reveal violet blue stems that fade to a deep green as they mature. Long, elegant green leaves adorn the tall upright culms in an open, draping habit. Moderate growth rate. Columnar habit.

Blooms mid-spring to early summer
12-16 ft tall x 8 ft spread
HARDY to -10°F (-23°C)
Shade and sun tolerant


Zone Zone 6
Exposure Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture