Running Bamboo

Bamboo speciesHeight (m)Diam (cm)Min TempOriginType
Arrow-Bamboo2

Arrow

Pseudosasa japonica

An attractive bamboo featuring lush green foliage set upon strong slender canes. Makes an excellent screen ... Read more>>
5 2 -20 China / Japan Running (invasive)
Nigra21

Black

Phyllostachys nigra

One of the most popular bamboos, however it does require protection from our warm weather to ... Read more>>
8 5 -15 China Runnning (invasive)
OPTP.aurea1s

Fish Pole

Phyllostachys aurea

Aurea is very popular bamboo for pots and planter boxes and can give any small courtyard ... Read more>>
7 4 -15 China Running (invasive)
phyllostachys_vivax_aureocaulis41

Golden Vivax

Phyllostachys vivax 'aureocaulis'

An awesome ornamental bamboo with striking yellow canes and random green stripes. A highly attractive ... Read more>>
12 8 -15 China Running (invasive)
Hindsii-Bamboo

Hindsii

Pleioblastus hindsii 'Yasui'

This is without a doubt one of the best looking bamboos for pots and containers. ... Read more>>
3 1.5 -10 China Running (invasive)
makinoi2

Makinoi

Phyllostachys makinoi

This bamboo has an erect growth habit and the culm wood is very hard and dense, ... Read more>>
12 5 -15 Taiwan / China Running (invasive)
Temple-Bamboo3

Temple

Semiarundinaria fastuosa

Temple bamboo is a stunning ornamental species with its short branches and erect canes. The larger ... Read more>>
10 4 -20 Japan Running (invasive)
Pleioblastus_Tsuboi21

Tsuboi

Pleioblastus shibuyanus 'Tsuboi'

A variegated small-leaf bamboo, commonly used as a ground cover or small shrub, with each ... Read more>>
2 1 -15 China Running (invasive)