Southern China * Withstands -8º C
In favorable conditions this bamboo can reach a height of 15 to 18 meters. Certain conditions linked to various factors cause the stems to swollen, which becomes a real ornament and strongly reduces the height of the plant.
It can adapt to several conditions, except for low temperatures during Winter.
Ideal for balconies, vases, flowerbeds, interiors, hedges, windbreaks or isolated tufts.
In Asia, it is commonly used in the making of bonsaï. Original, due to its short and bulging internodes.