China (Sichuan) * Withstands -24ºC
Lustrous dark green stems and leaves. Dense and flexible foliage. It is a very vigorous and rustic species. In some places, it resembles Phyllostachys aureosulcata except for its green stems, without yellow streaks.
It can develop anywhere; particularly adapted to harsh climates.
Hedges, isolated tufts, flowerbeds.
Its exceptional vigour, its rusticity, and the quality of its foliage are the greatest attributes of this splendid bamboo.