Sasa veitchii
  • Sasa veitchii

Sasa veitchii

£25.00

(Japanese Bamboo) A spreading dwarf bamboo native to Japan, Sasa veitchii has dark green leaves which gradually wither and turn an attractive creamy-straw colour around the leaf edge.

Supplied Size: 5L containers (approx 40 - 60 cm tall)

Quantity
In Stock

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A spreading dwarf bamboo native to Japan, Sasa veitchii has dark green leaves which gradually wither and turn an attractive creamy-straw colour around the leaf edge. This gives the leaves a wonderful mottled appearance and is particularly eye-catching in winter. Superb as a ground cover plant!


  • Position: Full sun or shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Vigorous.
  • Habit: Spreading ground cover bamboo.
    • Height: 1.5 - 2.5 m (5 - 8 ft)
    • Spread: 6 m (20 ft)
  • Notes: Sasa veitchii spreads quickly and is more suitable for growing as a ground cover plant in larger gardens. In smaller gardens it can be grown successfully in a large container.

2017-01-01

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade, Shade
Eventual Size
Ground Cover, Grass - Large (over 6 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy)
Special Features
Leaf Colour - Variegated, To grow in a pot, Screening/Hedge

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