• Bambusa chungii
  • Bambusa chungii
  • Bambusa chungii

Bambusa chungii

Common Names: 
Chungi, Blue Bamboo

Properties

Typical Height: 
8-10m
Typical Stem Size: 
6cm
Min Temperature: 
-6°C

Horticultural Uses

Privacy Screening
Windbreak / Noise Barrier
Ornamental / Feature

Outstanding Features

Chungii is a stunning bamboo variety. The new shoots and young culms are white with a bluish hue. This is emphasised beautifully as the foliage starts a couple of metres up the culms.

Product Description

A non-invasive open clumping variety, its new shoots and young culms are white with a bluish hue. The clump has an open upright form with a dark evergreen leaf mass, giving it a tidy appearance. Chungii has a vigorous growth habit and can withstand cold windy weather. Used as a tall upright screen or a stunning garden feature plant. Chungii can also be used to make paper and for basket weaving as well as a multitude of craft applications.

 

 

Available Pot Sizes

200mm (~ 1.5 - 2.5m tall) $44.00
250mm (~ 3 - 4m tall) $77.00
300mm (~ 3.5 - 4+m tall) $99.00