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Phyllostachys nigra 'Black' /Black Bamboo

Phyllostachys nigra 'Black'  / Phyllostachys nigra 'Black'
A clump of the black bamboo
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A clump of the black bamboo

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Scientific Name: Phyllostachys nigra 'Black'
Common Name: Black Bamboo
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 20-30 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: Like the species except culms turn black in just 6 months.