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Umbrella BambooFargesia murieliaeArundinaria murielae, Sinarundinaria murielae

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Hardy Perennial
What is Hardy Perennial?
A plant that lives for more than two years.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.
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2 umbrella bamboo plants in 1.5 litre pots £18.98 Out of Stock
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Fargesia murieliae is great a screen, particularly in urban areas, where it's dense foliage make it perfect for filtering out noise and pollution. Reaching over 2 metres in height, this elegant shrub easily forms clumps of gently bending green-yellow canes, whose shape gives it the name Umbrella Bamboo.

Fargesia murieliae has a wonderfully exotic, tropical appearance. But don't be deceived! It's so easy to grow. The Umbrella Bamboo is resistant to wind and performs well in both sun or shade, making it the perfect solution for filling difficult or unsightly areas in your garden. Height: Up to 4m (12'). Spread: 1.5m (4.9').


Exotic Garden, Hedges, Specimen Plant

Hardy

full sun, sun or semi shade

400cm (158in)

150cm (59in)

2 Umbrella Bamboo Plants In 1.5 Litre Pots (V59182P)
2 Plants In 3.5 Litre Pots (V59377P)

Feed and water container grown bamboos regularly. Bamboos planted directly into borders will require watering for the first two years until fully established. In autumn thin out the oldest canes, cutting them back to ground level, and apply a mulch of well rotted manure or compost to the base of the plant. Mature bamboos can be lifted and divided in autumn if clumps become congested. In winter, protect canes from cold drying winds.
When growing bamboo in patio containers, use a soil based compost such as John Innes No. 3. Repot the plant at its original soil level and firm well into the new container. Water well and position in full sun or semi shade with shelter from cold winds. Alternatively plant bamboo directly into borders in any fertile, moist, free draining soil. Bamboos particularly dislike very dry soil. If your soil is particularly free draining, improve it by adding some well rotted manure or compost.

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