Malay Dwarf Green (Bambusa heterostachya)
This attractive erect green ornamental makes a nice smaller statement in the garden or creates a great controllable hedge. Will grow taller than its specified height with no lower leaves when grown in a canopy.
Also commonly known as Gigantochloa sp var Malay Dwarf or Bambusa heterostachya.
|MALAY DWARF GREEN
|HEIGHT WHEN MATURE:
|POLE DIAMETER MATURE:
|Upright / straight with some randoms
|Bushy at top, culms visible at bottom 1/3
|SUGGESTED PLANTING DISTANCE:
|1.5m between plants
feature plant, windbreak
|Great prunable hedge with a tight clump, straight poles
|OK FOR POTS?
|Prefers to be in the ground
|Full sun to part shade
|Every other day for first month until established.
|Twice a year (Spring & Autumn) - suggested Osmocote slow release 6mth
|Free draining soils with good organics turned over. Can mulch with a leaf litter (not tea tree). If soil is sand mix in organic matter. If clay mounding is recommended.
|200mm pots - can fit up to 6 in a special plant box.
300mm & 45L bags need to be trucked in, see our freight information page for approx pricing and delivery schedules.