Collectors Bamboo

Bamboo speciesHeight (m)Diam (cm)Min TempOriginType
Barbelletta

Barbelletta

Bambusa chungii 'Barbelletta'

Barbelletta is the smaller version of the Chungii bamboo.  It is a stunning feature with a blue-ish appearance ... Read more>>
6 5 -8 China Clumping
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Bhutan

Dendrocalamus sikkimensis

A beautiful big bamboo species with culms that turn orange when exposed to direct sunlight.  The ... Read more>>
20 20 -2 Asia Clumping
feb-27-2000-1091

Blue

Bambusa chungii

Bambusa chungii is very fast growing bamboo with an open growth habit. This spectacular bamboo has ... Read more>>
10 8 -10 China Clumping
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Brandisii

Dendrocalamus brandisii vaar ‘Black’’

This is the tallest bamboo in the world however it requires ideal conditions to ... Read more>>
35 20 -4 India Clumping
2001-5-12-0241

Columbian Giant

Guadua angustifolia

Guadua is an impressive bamboo with stunning canes that has it regarded as one of the ... Read more>>
20 15 -2 South America Clumping
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Giant Buddas Belly

Bambusa Vulgaris cv 'Wamin'

This is a real 'must-have' for those that want to make an impact in ... Read more>>
4 10 -2 China Clumping
OPT28-08-03-129

Glabra

Bambusa textilis var 'Glabra'

This bamboo is almost identical to Bambusa textilis except more open clumping and new ... Read more>>
10 4 -12 China Clumping
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
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Mexican Weeping

Otatea acuminata acuminata

A truly beautiful bamboo with masses of fine pale green leaves on amazing looking canes. ... Read more>>
5 3 0 Mexico Clumping
OPT2001-5-20-006

Murray Island

Schizostachyzum sp 'Murray Island'

This is a very good bamboo well suited to the smaller suburban garden. A ... Read more>>
4 2.5 -4 Nth Australia Clumping