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Cultural Details for Pleioblastus viridistriatus

Common Name:
Dwarf Greenstripe Bamboo

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:
Mature culm height to 6'

Average Mature Width:
Mature culm width to 0.5"

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Culture and Care:
Plant in full shade. In late winter and early spring it should be clipped or mowed to remove most of the older leaves to make way for the showy new foliage. Hardy to 0 degrees F

This plant was blooming:

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 3

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu