Photo copyright: Ned Jaquith 2005

Photo copyright: Ned Jaquith 2005

Sasa kurilensis

Maximum Height: 10 feet
Typical height: 6 feet
Hardiness: 0 F
USDA zone 7 through 10

The most northern-growing bamboo in the world. The name derives from the Kurile Islands in Japan where this bamboo grows. It also grows on Sakhalin Island, making it possibly the only Russian bamboo. Leaves are 10 inches long by 3 inches wide.

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