Phyllostachys nigra

Plant Details

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Phyllostachys nigra
Phyllostachys nigra

This highly sought after bamboo produces cream-green culms which age to an eye-catching black. Popular as a feature in gardens or as a container plant which also prevents its spreading habit. Hardy. Full sun.

Plant Care: 

A great feature plant in the garden great for Japanese style gardens. Best planted in a moist well drained soil, they will not tolerate water logged soil. Shelter from strong winds. Feed with Texture Plants 12 month planting food once a year. Water regularly during summer do not allow to dry out. Prune out any dead or damaged canes when required.