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Bambusa oldhamii 'Oscar' /Giant Timber Bamboo

Bambusa oldhamii 'Oscar'  / Bambusa oldhamii 'Oscar'
Large culms of great heights
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Large culms of great heights

Tall strong culms

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Scientific Name: Bambusa oldhamii 'Oscar'
Common Name: Giant Timber Bamboo
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 30-50 feet
Spread: 15 - 20 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This is a special selection of the giant timber bamboo that some experts consider quite outstanding. The culms are up to two inches in diameter and grow quite tall. Provide a fertile, moist soil for bamboo production. This one will require considerable space for growth.