Taiwan Jade (Bambusa dolichomerithalia)
Taking on the Gracilis slender weaver in the medium screening catagory is the increasingly popular Taiwan Jade. With vivid green culms/poles and prominent darker green striations on the underside of the leaf, the Taiwan Jade bamboo stands almost upright keeping it’s clump tight. The wide dark green leaves give a gorgeous contrast in gardens, and have very miminal leaf drop year-round compared with other speciies. Young culms/poles are decorative with their white powdery bloom. A spectacular, tightly clumping specimen. Makes an excellent medium height living screen or feature plant.
- Grows average 7-9m - with a 1-2 metre footprint.
- Decorative green leafy plant with minimal leaf drop.
- Good in cooler climates.