China *Withstands -12ºC.
Stems very straight with barely protruding knots. The branches are short and have dark green, long and narrow leaves, which can exceed 20 cm. The old sheaths have brownish hairs, dense at the base, and spaced at the top, which fall in summer.
Although it originated in warm regions, this bamboo can withstand the cold better what you would think.
It is particularly appreciated for the manufacture of bamboo fishing rods. It is also used in the making of ski “bâtons”.
Excellent curtain or windguard.