Japan. Introduced in Europe in the 1870s.
Kamuro-zasa. * Withstands -22ºC
Highly appreciated for the luminosity of its green and golden yellow colored foliage. Slightly feathered leaves with a velvety appearance.
This very attractive bamboo at the beginning of summer, suffers in total sunlight exposure in higher temperatures. You should, therefore, reserve a shaded spot for it in the middle of the day.
Borders, massifs, undergrown, potted or flowerbed culture.
Its luminous foliage can be valuable in all arrangements.