Our Bamboo

 

A listing of all the bamboo varieties we have at Mid-Atlantic Bamboo.
Those varieties in grey are generally not yet available for sale.

 

Botanical Name Friendly Names Rated Height (Ft) Rated Maximum Diameter (In) Rated Minimum Temperature (F) Sun Spreading
Arundinaria
gigantea tecta 
"Switch Cane" 6 0.5 -10 Full Aggressive
Bambusa
multiplex
'Hedge Bamboo'
25' 1 1/2" 18 Full Clumper
Bambusa
multiplex
'Alphonse Karr'
25' 1 1/2" 18 Full Clumper
Bambusa
multiplex
'Golden Goddess'
10' 1/2" 18 Full Clumper
Bambusa
multiplex
'Silverstripe'
25' 1 1/2" 18 Full Clumper
Bambusa
multiplex
'Tiny Fern'
6' 1/4" 18 Full Clumper
Brachystachyum
densiflorum
20' 1" 5 1/2 day Aggressive
Fargesia
robusta
16' 1" 0 3/4 day Clumper
Fargesia
dracocephala
'Rufa'
7' 0 1/2" 0 3/4 day Clumper
Hibanobambusa
tranquillans
'Shiroshima'
"Tranquil" 16' 1 1/4" 3 3/4 day Moderate
Indocalamus sp.
'Solidus'
8' 3/4" -5 1/2 day Aggressive
Indocalamus
tessellatus
7' 1/2" -10 1/4 day Slow
Phyllostachys
angusta-McClure
22' 1 1/4" -2 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
atrovaginata
"Incense'
"Congesta"
25' 2 3/4" -10 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys aurea 
'Golden'
"Golden"
"Fishpole Bamboo"
27 1 3/4" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys aurea
'Kansai'
Holochrysa
"Golden Golden" 27' 1 3/4" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys aurea
'Koi'
27' 1 3/4" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
aureosulcata
'Spectablis'
"Spectacular Bamboo" 26' 1 1/2" -10 Full Very Aggressive
Phyllostachys
aureosulcata
'Aureocaulis'
26' 1 1/2" -10 Full Very Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bambusoides
'Allgold'
35' 2" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bambusoides
"Giant Japanese Timber Bamboo"
"Madake"
72' 6" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bambusoides
'Marliac'
"Corduroy" 25' 1/2" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bambusoides
'McClure's Castillon'
35' 2" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bambusoides
'Tanakae'
"Bamboo spotted" 45' 3" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bambusoides
'White Crookstem'
48' 3" 0 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bissetii
"David Bisset" 40' 2" -15 Full Very Aggressive
Phyllostachys
bissetii
'Dwarf'
"Dwarf Bisset" 18' 1" -15 Full Very Aggressive
Phyllostachys
dulcis
"Sweetshoot" 40' 2 3/4" 0 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
mannii
'decora'
"Decora"
"Beautiful Bamboo"
30' 2 1/2" -11 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
edulis
"Moso" 75' 7" 0 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
edulis
"Moso" 75' 7" -6 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
edulis
"Moso" 75' 7" -3 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
edulis
"Moso" 75' 7" -3 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
elegans
"Elegant" 32' 2 1/4" 0 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
flexuosa
"Zigzag" 31' 2 1/4" 0 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
glauca
"Glauca" 34' 2" 0 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
heteroclada >br />'Solidstem'
"Solidstem" 24' 3/4" -10 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
humilis
20' 1" 3 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
makinoi
'Makino'
60' 3" 0 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
nidularia
'Farcta'
33' 1 1/2" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
nigra
'Henon'
"Giant Gray" 65' 4 1/2" 0 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
nigra
"Black Bamboo" 30 2" 5 3/4 day Aggressive
Phyllostachys
nigra
'Bory'
"Snakeskin Bamboo" 50' 3" 3 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
nigra
'Daikokuchiku'
"Giant Black" 57' 3 1/4" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
nigra
'Hale'
"Hale" 20' 1 1/2" 0 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
nigra
'Megurochiku'
"Black Stripe"
"Megurochiku"
54' 3 1/2" 3 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
nigra
'Mejiro'
"Mejiro" 50' 3" 0 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
nigra
'Punctata'
"Mejiro" 60' 4" 5 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
nuda
"Nuda" 34' 1 3/4" -20 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
praecox
'prevernalis'
33' 2" -3 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
rubromarginata
"Rubro" 60' 3" -5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
viridis
'Houzeau'
"Yellow Stripe" 45' 3 1/4" -5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
viridis
'Robert Young'
40' 3" 5 Full Aggressive
Phyllostachys
vivax
"Vivax" 70' 5" -5 Full Moderate
Phyllostachys
vivax
'Aureocaulis'
70' 5" -5 Full Moderate
Pleioblastus
chino
'Elegantissimus'
"Chino Elegant" 10' 1/2" 10 1/2 Day Moderate
Pleioblastus
chino
'Murakamianus'
"Chino Fine White Stripe" 10' 3/4" 10 1/2 Day Moderate
Pleioblastus
chino
'Vaginatus Variegatus'
"Chino Variegated" 6' 1/2" 10 1/2 Day Moderate
Pleioblastus
distichus
'Mini'
"Distichus Mini" 2' 1/8" -5 1/2 Day Very Aggressive
Pleioblastus
distichus
"Dwarf Fernleaf"
"Distichus"
2' 1/8" -5 1/2 Day Very Aggressive
Pleioblastus
fortunei
"Dwarf Whitestripe" 4' 1/4" 10 1/4 Day Aggressive
Pleioblastus
pygmaeus
"Pygmy" 2' 1/8" 0 1/2 Day Very Aggressive
Pleioblastus
pygmaeus
'Ramosissimus'
"Pygmy Tall"
"Ramosissimus"
6' 1/8" 0 1/2 Day Very Aggressive
Pleioblastus
shibuyanus
'Tsuboi'
"Tsuboi (Sue boy)" 9" 1/4" -5 1/2 Day Very Aggressive
Pleioblastus
simonii
'Simon'
"Medake"
"Simon"
20' 1 1/2" 5 3/4 Day Moderate
Pleioblastus
simonii
'Variegatus'
"Simon Variegated" 20' 1 1/2" 5 3/4 Day Moderate
Pleioblastus
viridistriatus
'Chrysophyllus'
"Dwarf Golden Leaf" 3' 1/4" 0 1/4 Day Aggressive
Pleioblastus
viridistriatus
'Dwarf Greenstripe' 3' 1/4" 0 1/4 Day Aggressive
Pseudosasa
amabilis
'Tonkin Cane'
"Tea Stick Bamboo" 50' 2 1/2" 5 Full Aggressive
Pseudosasa
japonica
'Arrow'
"Arrow" 18' 3/4" 5 1/2 Day Moderate
Pseudosasa
japonica
'Tsutsumiana'
"Green Onion" 18' 3/4" 5 1/2 day Moderate
Pseudosasa
japonica
'Variegata'
"Arrow Variegated" 18' 3/4" 5 1/2 Day Moderate
Sasa
nipponica
'Ward'
2' 1/8" 8 1/4 Day Aggressive
Sasa
Palmata
7' 1/2" 0 1/4 Day Aggressive
Sasa
Veitchii
"Kuma Zasa" 5' 1/4" 5 1/4 Day Aggressive
Sasaella
masamuneana
'Albostriata'
"Sasaella Sam" 6' 1/4" 5 1/2 Day Aggressive
Sasaella
ramosa
6' 1/4" 0 3/4 Day Very Aggressive
Semiarundinaria
fastuosa
"Narihira"
"Se. Japanese Palm"
30' 1 1/2" 0 Full Moderate
Semiarundinaria
okuboi
"Se. Okey Boy" 25' 1 1/2' 5 Full Aggressive
Semiarundinaria
yashadake
'Kimmei'
"Se.Kimmy Eye" 25' 1 1/2" 5 Full Moderate
Shibataea
Chinensis
'Sh. Chinensis' 2' 1/8" -5 1/2 Day Moderate
Shibataea
kumasaca
"Sh. Rusus Kumasaca" 7' 1/4" -5 1/2 Day Slow
Shibataea
lancifolia
"Sh. Lancifolia"" 7' 1/4" -5 1/2 Day Moderate
Sinobambusa
tootsik
"Temple Bamboo" 30' 1 1/2" 10 3/4 Day Aggressive
Yushania anceps
'Pitt White'
"Pitt White" 25' 1/2" 10 3/4 Day Moderate