This bamboo is best used as a feature plant in a pot or in the garden. The weeping culms provide good shade for understory planting. The large leaves and lush foliage makes it an ideal centrepiece in any tropical or Balinese style garden.
Full sun Part shade
Grows to 5 metres tall
Use rich organic soil that freely drains and mulch well
Moderate watering, keep moist but not wet
Liquid fertiliser suitable for bamboo monthly
Suitable for ground and pots