Pleioblastus auricomus is a lovely dwarf golden leaved bamboo that can reach 75 centimetres in height. It can be clipped back in early spring to promote masses of lush new growth. It works particularly well as a small hedge and equally well as a specimen, is great in pots
Ideal for the small garden or where space is at a premium. RHS Award of Garden Merit. We recommend bamboo root barrier for this plant.
Position: Part shade to full shade out of cold, away from drying winds – especially coastal winds Soil: All soils, but avoid waterlogged areas very dry soils will need extra watering Eventual Size: Up to 1 metre, but can be pruned
- Common Names:Golden variegated bamboo.