HIROSE (Hee-RO-see) BAMBOO Bambusa sp. aff. oldhamii 'Hirose'
LANDSCAPE Origin: UNKNOWN VERY RARE
Up to 90' tall x 5" dia. Hardy to 16`F FULL SUN SHOOTS EDIBLE
Very fast growing. Only known plants grow near Hilo, Hawai'i. Thought to have been brought from the Philippines. Forms a beautiful erect clump with excellent quality timber, much harder than Bambusa oldhamii. Retains a dark green color on leaves even in desert heat. Makes a great landscape plant. Very rare.

Call (520) 743-9879 or email: bambooranch@juno.com to set up appointments. Visits by appointment only. We have a large demo garden.