Alphonse Karr Bamboo
Bambusa multiplex 'Alphonse Karr'
Full sun, Partial sun
Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||bam-BOO-sa MUL-tih-pleks|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; forms large clumps 15 to 35 ft. tall.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Privacy Screen, Windbreak, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Clumping Bamboo, Fast Growing, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Japanese Maple (Acer); Azalea (Azalea); Lily of the Valley (Pieris); Peony (Paeonia); Pachysandra (Pachysandra)|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-10