• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Fast growth to 4-8 ft. tall, spreading. May reach 15-20 ft. tall, unpruned.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Asian Garden
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Does not flower
    Landscape Uses:
    Landscape Uses
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:fil-oh-STAY-kis ni-GRA
    Plant type:Bamboo
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast growth to 4-8 ft. tall, spreading. May reach 15-20 ft. tall, unpruned.
    Special features:Easy Care, Year-round Interest
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Does not flower
    Garden styleAsian/Zen
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Can become invasive, best contained by root barriers or in an unperforated pot with lip above soil level.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.