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 to 8 ft. tall, if controlled, 15 to 20 ft. tall otherwise.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Asian Garden
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Does not flower
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
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 to 8 ft. tall, if controlled, 15 to 20 ft. tall otherwise.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Does not flower
Garden styleAsian/Zen
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.