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Chimonobambusa marmorea /Marbled Bamboo

Chimonobambusa marmorea  / Chimonobambusa marmorea
Dense, bushy foliage
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Dense, bushy foliage

Swollen joint and green culm (stem)

Bright green shoots

Interesting swollen joint

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Scientific Name: Chimonobambusa marmorea
Common Name: Marbled Bamboo
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
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Comments: This is a semi-dwarf bamboo with tufted, feathery foliage. The leaves are relatively small giving the species a bushy appearance. It grows well in containers and will spread in a bed planting if growth is not controlled. Makes a good hedge for privacy