Return to the Bamboo Forum | Post a Follow-Up

What is this species of bamboo?

Posted by MsMorningSong 10A (My Page) on
Sat, Nov 2, 13 at 6:43

Can someone please tell me what species this bamboo is?
PS: Can it take full sun, or is this shaded by larger trees around it? It looks pretty tall. I would be planting it in very
strong, all day sun.

This post was edited by MsMorningSong on Sat, Nov 2, 13 at 6:47

Follow-Up Postings:

RE: What is this species of bamboo?

It strongly resembles Phyllostachys nigra 'Henon'. Very nice.


RE: What is this species of bamboo?

Thank you Kt. I'll look up some information on that species.

RE: What is this species of bamboo?

Moso in Sagano bamboo forest. Some nice photos in the link below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Sagano Bamboo Forest

RE: What is this species of bamboo?

Photograph 11 puts it all into perspective Rob. TY so much for the link. All I can add is...WOW.

 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!

Return to the Bamboo Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.

Learn more about in-text links on this page here