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Fargesia robusta

GREEN UMBRELLA CLUMPING BAMBOO

Buy Green Umbrella Clumping Bamboo online. Green Umbrella Clumping Bamboo is a non-invasive large clumping bamboo, reaching 12-15' tall at maturity! It gets its name due to its beautiful green foliage that is perfect for creating a shade canopy. Fast-growing and sun-tolerant, this bamboo has great potential in any garden! Persistent culm sheaths add texture and interest, and new shoots develop in early spring..
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Height:

12-15 Feet

Spread:

8-10 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

6-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Tan
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Beige/Brown
Leaf Type*
  • Semi-Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Ornamental Grass
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Average
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Year-Round
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Wind/Dust Break
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Erosion Control
  • Sound Barrier
  • Mass Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Border Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Fargesia is easy to grow and adapt to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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