Kan-chiku *Withstands -16ºC, but young sprouts growing in autumn can suffer from the cold below -10°C
This bamboo is very attractive because of its bright green leaf mass and the light size of its branches. The young sprouts that appear in autumn are covered with marble colored sheaths (hence its Latin name). Their branches turn red in autumn.
It likes fresh soil and suffers from very strong sunlight exposure.
Massifs, edges by the water, hedges, pots, flowerbeds.
Its lush vegetation gives a touch of exoticism in every season. It serves very well for indoor culture.