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Variegated Bamboo Seedlings – Summer 2017 Update

Keeping my 3 variegated Phyllostachys arcana ‘Luteosulcata’ seedlings inside during last winter, caused seedlings to decline. The older seedling that was once larger, hardly managed to survive the winter. At first, they seemed healthy, but they all got some kind of mold infection soon, which didn’t have any visible effect on their vigor, yet they […]

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Phyllostachys arcana ‘Luteosulcata’ seedling update (10 months)

With the summer nearly over, I decided to write a follow up about the largest Phyllostachys arcana ‘Luteosulcata’ seedling. This summer was quite dry and sunny, yet without any scorching hot temperatures. Most of my potted bamboos were not too happy about the drought and strong sun, and the leaves started to look a bit […]

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Phyllostachys aurea

Basic information: Height: 4 to 8 m Culm diameter: 3 cm Hardiness: -18 °C Characteristics: cold hardy, vigorous, running bamboo, they frequently have compressed internodes at the base Phyllostachys aurea is also called golden bamboo due to it’s golden yellow culm or fishpole bamboo, because of its use as a,… you guessed right, fishing pole. […]

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