Drooping Timber Bamboo, Zig-Zag Bamboo
Phyllostachys flexuosa

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Phyllostachys (fy-lo-STAK-iss) (Info)
Species: flexuosa (fleks-yoo-OH-suh) (Info)

Category:

Ornamental Grasses and Bamboo

Foliage Color:

Burgundy

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

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Height:

30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.