Common Name: Yellow Groove
Expected Height: 30 feet
Diameter: 2 inches
Recommended for USDA zone 5 through 10
A hardy bamboo that has a yellow strip on a
dark green culm. This is one of the hardiest bamboos. Although one out of
about 10 culms have
abrupt zig-zags in
portion, it is
which makes it
good to plant
near a walk or
driveway to create an evergreen screen for privacy.
aureosulcata usually begins shooting for us here in Portland during the
second week in February. A fast and reliable grower in almost any climate.