Fargesia Angustissima 5 Litre Pot
Fargesia is also known as the Chinese fountain bamboo - they are slower growing than the normal phyllostachys but are still clump forming, they are also slightly dwarf as they only reach between 2 and 4m.
Fargesia Angustissima are highly attractive variety producing bright magenta and lime green coloured new shoots. These are covered in a cream coloured sheath which produces white powder on the leaves which can give a frosty appearance. Height 4/7m
To grow fountain bamboo the like fertile, moisture retentive soil in sun or partial shade and shelter from cold drying winds, if planting in pots then remember to feed and water.
To care for the fargesias they trim off any dead, damaged or unwanted branches