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PlantFiles: Bamboo
Hibanobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima'

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Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hibanobambusa (hy-bah-no-bam-BOO-sa) (Info)
Species: tranquillans
Cultivar: Shiroshima

One vendor has this plant for sale.

2 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Ornamental Grasses and Bamboo

Height:
10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)
12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)
8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:
N/A

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Evergreen
Variegated

Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive wallaby1 On Nov 26, 2005, wallaby1 from Lincoln
United Kingdom (Zone 8a) wrote:

Bought in 2004 as young plant, canes grown taller this year. I split some off easily and it has rerooted in a pot. Leaves a very good variegation with plent of creamy yellow, streaked dark green, and are quite long. Underside of leaf has a whitish hue. Leaves remained on last winter, frosts to -6C.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

San Leandro, California
Hulbert, Oklahoma
American Fork, Utah



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