Tropical Black Bamboo

50' tall, 3.5" dia culms, good to 25 degrees Fahrenheit

Tropical Black is native to Java and Sumatra. It sports purple-black culms striped with green. Established plants have a weeping habit, hairy culm sheathes without stripping and large, dark green leaves. Tropical Black Bamboo is rare in collections and a must have for bamboo collectors.

Tropical Black Bamboo   Gigantochloa atroviolacea clump