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Phyllostachys heterocycla pubescens 'Moso'/Moso Timber Bamboo

Phyllostachys heterocycla pubescens 'Moso' / Phyllostachys heterocycla pubescens 'Moso'
Hands showing the relative size of this giant growing bamboo
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Hands showing the relative size of this giant growing bamboo

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Scientific Name: Phyllostachys heterocycla pubescens 'Moso'
Common Name: Moso Timber Bamboo
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: over 50 feet
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: This largest of the timber bamboo can reach a height of 75 feet, but more typically it grows to 40 to 50 feet with a diameter of 4 to 7 inches. The fine textured leaves, tall and drought tolerant plants make it a fine choice for starting a grove.