The eye-catching yellow and green-striped stems of this bamboo make it a fine accent in containers or against a backdrop of dark green shrubs. Stems, which are blushed with pink when new, are ½ to 1 inch across and may grow 12 to 30 feet in the ground or 8 to 10 feet in containers.
Attributes - Bambusa glaucescens 'Alphonse Karr'
Plant Type: Shrub
Height: 20 ft. to 35 ft.
Width: 10 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Container Plants, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Aphids.