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Gracilis Slender Weaver (Bambusa textilis var gracilis)

Original price $62.00 - Original price $240.00
Original price
$62.00 - $240.00
Current price $62.00

Bambusa Textilis Gracilis - is a favourite bamboo for screening & privacy.  Hide a one to two storey house or apartment building fast. Gracilis is the bamboo you see when you open a home and garden magazine, featuring it's culms at the bottom meter, lengthening into a gorgeous thick screeen.

Gracilis can be easily pruned to any height from 1m up to its mature height. Culms are useful for craft and weaving. Requires over half a metre for a garden bed.

Variety of sizes up to 4 metres tall currently available - please contact us for a quote.

In a snapshot:
Common name: Gracilis (pronounced Gra-sil-ous)
Latin Name: Bambusa textilis var gracilis
Mature height: 6-8m in tropical climates, 5-6m in southern climates (eg. Vic)
Typical pole diameter: 3-5cm
Bamboo Plant Shape: Upright, straight
Landscape uses: Hedge, 1-storey screen, 2-story screen, multi-story screen, feature plant
Unique plant features: Green straight poles that turn golden as they are older, upright poles, #1 best seller for screening, hardy
Good for pots and troughs?: Yes
Position loves: Full sun to part shade
Hardy to: -12°C, drought tolerant once established
Planting guide: 75cm-1.5m distance between plants - or - one at post, one at centre (for typical Colourbond fencing panels)

Great stock available in 200 mm pots right now.  We can send 5 x 200mm pots per courier box. For larger orders, or the 300mm & 45L bags please contact us with your address for a no-obligations shipping quote.

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Why Use Bamboo Slender Weaver for Privacy?

Imagine living in your dream home. It has all the room you need for your family, beautiful interior finishes, enough packing and storage space, and tremendous potential should you wish to make some changes in the future. The yard is big enough for the children to play, and everything about your home seems perfect, except for one thing - your neighbour to the side of your property has a huge shed that you must glare at each time you walk outside. There is a perfect solution to your dilemma: clumping bamboo and, more specifically, Bamboo Slender Weavers that you can manipulate to screen the view of that annoying shed.

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Size pot: 200mm
Mature height: 5-8m