Acreage Bamboo

Bamboo speciesHeight (m)Diam (cm)Min TempOriginType
2001-06-08-0191

Latiflorus ‘Mei-nung’

Dendrocalamus latiflorus 'Mei-nung'

Very similar to the green Latiflorus except that it has dark green stripes on the ... Read more>>
12 12 -5 Taiwan / China Clumping
OPTOPTfeb-27-2000-007

Maxima

Gigantochloa pseudoarundinacea

Maxima is a very beautiful bamboo that likes warmer weather. The big green canes with bright ... Read more>>
12 10 -4 Unknown Clumping
OPTbambusa-oldhamii-2

Oldhamii

Bambusa oldhamii

This bamboo does extremely well in our climate here in Perth. An excellent fast growing windbreak ... Read more>>
15 10 -9 Taiwan / China Clumping
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Painted

Bambusa vulgaris cv 'Vittata'

A stunning feature bamboo in any garden. Bright yellow canes with dark green stripes ... Read more>>
10 10 -2 China Clumping
OPT11-3-01-013

Seabreeze

Bambusa Malingensi

A very attractive bamboo with small leaves and tight upright canes. An ideal bamboo for those ... Read more>>
10 5 -7 China Clumping
22-01-06-1741

Striated Buddha’s Belly

Bambusa vulgaris wamin striata

This bamboo is very similar to the original ‘wamin’ form however the canes are ... Read more>>
5 10 -4 China Clumping
TawainGiantOPT25-01-03-021

Taiwan Giant

Dendrocalamus latiflorus

One of the most beautiful of the larger bamboos and Latiflorus does extremely well here in ... Read more>>
15 15 -4 Taiwan / China Clumping
OPT_2001-5-25-timor-002

Timor Black

Bambusa lako

Chocolate black canes with lime green stripes, a truly beautiful bamboo. This bamboo will do best ... Read more>>
12 10 -3 Timor Islands Clumping
2002-03-06-026

Weavers

Bambusa textilis

A very dense / upright growing bamboo used extensively in weaving and handicraft. Straight and very ... Read more>>
9 5 -12 China Clumping