Sweetshoot Bamboo (Phyllostachys dulcis)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 35 feet
Plant Spread: Spreads by underground runners
Leaves: Evergreen
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Vegetable
Eating Methods: Cooked
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Stolons and runners
Pollinators: Wind

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