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Bamboo Habitat
1214 Snyder Road
Perkiomenville, PA 18074
U.S.A.
610-754-9829 Fax:610-754-0506
Jim Shannon

www.bamboohabitat.com
Winter hardy Phyllostachys Vivax, Pseudosasa Japonica and Pleioblastus Fortunei (pickup).Rhizome barrier,root control, bamboo poles, palm thatching, bamboo fencing, willow fencing, reed fencing and tropical wall coverings. Ship USA. www.bamboohabitat.com

Plants

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Clumper/Runner
PhyllostachysMedium to giant runners which have a distinct groove above pairs of unequal branches at mid-culm nodes. They shoot in spring.
Phyllostachys
vivax
Vivax 70.00 5.00 5 5 Resembles P. bambusoides except that the culms have thinner walls and a white powdery band beneath each node at sheath-fall. Gray-green when mature.   Sources Photos from bambooweb.info
Runner
PleioblastusGenus of small and medium size running bamboos with persistent culm leaves. Most are native to Japan, were formerly classified in Arundinaria.
Pleioblastus
fortunei
Dwarf Whitestripe 4.00 0.20 10 3 Dwarf variegated bamboo. Leaves keep their white stripes through the year, softly hairy on the lower surface. Aka P. variegatus. Pleioblastus variegatus Sources Photos from bambooweb.info
Runner
PseudosasaSmall to medium size running bamboos which usually have only one branch at a node.
Pseudosasa
japonica
Arrow Bamboo 18.00 0.80 5 3 Erect culms with large broad leaves, up to a foot long by 1.5 inches wide. Less invasive than most other runners. It does well in tubs and pots. The culms were used in ancient japan to make arrows.   Sources Photos from bambooweb.info
Runner


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