Ghost Bamboo (Dendrocalamus minor var Amoenus)
A graceful, pendulous large-leafed bamboo. Culms/poles are striped light to medium green with a ghostly white bloom when young.
Great garden feature to form a shady canopy.
Dendrocalamus minor var Amoenus
|HEIGHT WHEN MATURE:
|POLE DIAMETER MATURE:
|Upright / slight "V" shape
|Culms are visible 3/4 of plant then bushy at top
|SUGGESTED PLANTING DISTANCE:
|1.5m between plants
|Screen, windbreak, feature plant
|Poles striped light green & green
|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.