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botanical name:
Hibanobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima'
Hibanobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Bamboo
synonyms:  Hinobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima'
family:  Poaceae
characteristics: bamboo, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour:
stem/bark: brown & green
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Long leaves which are variegated green and cream. Holds its colouring all year. Canes are up to 20mm thick. Clump forming habit.
Probably one of the best variegated bamboos.

cultivation:
Hardy. Will tolerate relatively dry soil.
Can be grown in a container.

usage:
Excellent specimen plant, looking particularly good in winter.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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