Golden Bamboo (Phyllostachys aurea)
Golden Bamboo can reach heights of 20’ or more in warm climate zones and spread rapidly when it receives ample water. With canes less than 1” thick they sway beautifully in wind.
Canes are bright green and turn a vibrant golden color in sunlight. The Phyllostachys aurea Considered a beautiful tropical looking specimen when used as an accent.
Golden Bamboo will spread vigorously and might need subterranean barriers to prevent encroaching in unwanted areas.
Water generously in the Summer to ensure healthy and fresh looking Golden Bamboo.
Running bamboo that spreads rapidly
Fast growing, tall bamboo used for screens and large accents.
Grow in full sun to partial shade