Phyllostachys bambusoides 'Kawadana'
Maximum Height: 30 feet, avg. height: 20'
This bamboo has
with gold and,
exciting, there is a
fine pin-striping of gold on the culms. This
was discovered at the
base of a
flowered. Unfortunately it is not very cold hardy so anytime the temperature
gets below 10F at our nursery, Kawadana suffers dieback of the upper third
of the canes. In the right climate it is very decorative.