Bambusa vulgaris cv. Vittata
Common Names: Vittata, Barcode Bamboo
Vittata is a medium sized fast growing variety, that is used for it verity of attributes. Not just an outstanding garden feature, either in the ground or in a pot, Vittata is also popular for its bitter tasting edible shoots.
Its open growth habit works well for erosion control but must be maintained if grown in a more enclosed space like a suburban yard.