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Pleioblastus shiboyanus

Family: Poaceae

Common name: BAMBOO

Native to: Unknown

Sentiments: candid, devoted, durability and longevity, friend of china, symbol of graceful strength


Type: grass

Form: erect

Max height: 3 feet

Max width: indefinite


white/off white




Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly

Exposure: part shade, sun

Propagates by: seed

Soil types: clay, loam, sandy

USDA Zones: zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f, zone 11 to +40 f

Temp. range: 0 to above +40 °F

Water: moist, regular