Himeshima-dake * Withstands -18ºC
Smaller than Pleioblastus chino, it is differentiated mainly by its light cream tinted leaves. They are grouped in bouquets on short branches. Thin stems, with little invasive rhizomes.
No particular care required.
Vases, flowerbeds, isolated tufts, free or pruned hedges.
Very elegant small bamboo with thinner foliage than Pleioblastus shibuyanus ‘Tsuboi’.