Arrow bamboo 'Akebonosuji' Pseudosasa japonica 'Akebonosuji' (v)
'Akebonosuji' is a vigorous bamboo forming a spreading clump of erect stems to 6m tall, bearing linear leaves to 30cm long, mostly striped with creamy-yellow, sometimes producing sports with all-yellow leaves
About this plant
arrow bamboo 'Akebonosuji'
Pseudosasa japonica 'Variegata'
Full Sun, Partial Shade
Remove weak, dead, damaged or spindly stems in spring and thin to show off stems to best effect. Cut out any flowering shoots promptly to discourage more from forming - see bamboo cultivation
Loam, Sand, SoilClay
- Suitable locations
Flower borders and beds Hedging & Screens Architectural City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants Coastal
Propagate by division
Slugs may damage new shoots
Generally disease free