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Shibataea kumasaca 'Ruscus Bamboo'
Shibataea kumasaca 'Ruscus Bamboo'
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Shibataea kumasaca 'Ruscus Bamboo' - Small canes and oval-shaped leaves, makes a great, medium-sized screen. Prefers shade. Grows to 7 feet. Running Bamboo

Bamboo is technically a grass which grows more rapidly than any other plant on the planet. New bamboo shoots can grow as much as 3 feet in one day. Bamboo has been most widely used for shelter, food, paper, jewelry, and clothes in Asia. Bamboo can be divided into two main categories: clumpers and runners. Clumpers tend to send out new shoots within a couple of feet of the clump each year. Runners, however, send out new shoots much farther from the original clump. Bamboo culms can be ten times stronger than steel. Bamboo plants like a lot of water, but they also need a well-drained soil. Bamboo is a symbol of long life, strength and versatility for many cultures of the world.

Name Shibataea kumasaca 'Ruscus Bamboo'
Common Names Ruscus Bamboo
Grow Zone 5
Light Conditions Full Sun,Partial Sun/Shade
PH Level 6.5 - 7
Minimum Height 4 feet
Maximum Height 8 feet
Growth Habit Fast
Bloom Color Inconspicuous
Fragrant No
Best Grown In Container, Hedges
Scientific Name Shibataea kumasaca
Class Liliopsida
Family Poaceae
Genus Shibataea
Species kumasasa
Cultivar Ruscus Bamboo
Salt Tolerance Moderate
Grow Zone 5
Grow Zones
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