A non-running clumping bamboo that's evergreen and fast growing. Depending on the variety can range from to tall. Shade tolerant AND deer resistant. Beautiful soft texture complements other shade loving broadleaf and needled evergreens well.
Bamboo is the largest member of the grass family. Among the various types of bamboo, there are some that are gigantic and almost treelike, while dwarf varieties can be small enough to grow in containers. Here we discuss the scientific classification of bamboos, their growth pattern, preferred temperature zones, and utility in everyday life.