Common Name: yellow groove bamboo
Habit: Rigidly upright, some culms have abrupt zig-zags in the lower portion. Grows 5-7 m, 1″ diam.
Leaves: Lanceolate, dark green.
Leaf Arrangement: alternate
Flowers and Fruit: iconspicuous
Bark: yellow groove on green culm
Water Use, Soil: Prefers moist soil.
Exposure: Sun or part shade.
Landscape Uses: Woodland edges, dappled shade, shady edges.
Limitations: Slugs and snails.