Fargesia scabrida has young culms with sheaths that are dark orange opening to reveal steel-blue and lavender culms aging to olive-green.
The young culms of Fargesia scabrida have sheaths that are dark orange gradually opening to showcase steel-blue and lavender culms that age to an olive-green. Leaves are slender and dark green. Colours deepen in fall and winter. Truly clumping. Will not spread.
Common Name: Bamboo Asian Wonder
Family: Poaceae (The Grass Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-10
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun, Full Sun
Width: 10' and over
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Stem Colour: Blue
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mountains of Pingwu country in Sichuan, China.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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