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botanical name:
Chusquea culeou
Chusquea culeou © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Bambusoideae
characteristics: bamboo, evergreen
height: 6.00m
width: 2.50m
growth rate:
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour:
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -13°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Large clump forming bamboo from South America. Unusual in having solid canes and numerous small branches at each node giving a distinctive bottle-brush appearance.

Makes a fine architectural specimen plant. Very effective near water.

other notes:
From Chile, probably the world's most southerly bamboo.
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