Bamboo Golden (5 Gal)
Type: Perennial, Running bamboo
Bloom: Bloom only after many (30) years, then the plant usually dies
Flower: A rarity
Height: 15-40’ tall. 6-10’ tall controlled
Light: Best in shade. Turns yellow in strong sunlight.
Soil: Rich Well drained moist soil. Neutral to slightly acidic. Sheltered position.
Moisture: Water deeply and often 1st year
Zone: to 0F
Use: Screens, groves, specimen and containers. Shady edge, woodland garden. Edible Young Shoots
Notes: Mulch 2-4″. 6-8″ Winter. Phyllostachys aurea appearing to be immune to bamboo mites
Grow With: Palms, ornamental grasses, hosta, shade loving plants