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Sasaella masamuneana 'Albostriata' /Dwarf Bamboo

Sasaella masamuneana 'Albostriata'  / Sasaella masamuneana 'Albostriata'
Bright green and white variegated foliage, a special feature of this dwarf bamboo
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Bright green and white variegated foliage, a special feature of this dwarf bamboo

A large container planting

Container plants at a nursery

Variegated foliage

Striking foliage with a lot of white in the variegation

Close-up image of the variegated leaves

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Scientific Name: Sasaella masamuneana 'Albostriata'
Common Name: Dwarf Bamboo
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
Landscape Categories: Variegated Plants
Comments: This bamboo is noted for its green and white striped foliage. This bamboo makes an excellent ground cover but plants should be clipped back every year to rejuvenate new fresh foliage. Because this is a running bamboo plants may have to be contained to control spread. The strong green and white variegated foliage is a special feature of this bamboo.