Colombian Thorny Bamboo (Guadua angustifolia)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 45 to 95 feet
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Erosion control
Useful for timber production
Resistances: Humidity tolerant

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Location: Cali, Valle del Cauca, ColombiaDate: December 25th, 2018
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Location: Cali, Valle del Cauca, ColombiaDate: December 25th, 2018
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Location: Cali, Valle del Cauca, ColombiaDate: December 25th, 2018
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