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Statistics for Khasia

Typical Height (m)4 m Max Culm Diameter (cm)1 cm Minimum Temp. (C)-12 C Price (RRP)$66.00
Typical Height (m) Max Culm Diameter (cm) Minimum Temp. (C) Price (RRP)


Khasia (Drepanostachyum khasianum) grows to around 3-4mtrs in height and has a very pretty weeping habit, with fine leaves and a petite form. The distinct white and purple rings around the internode are a pretty feature of the slender culms. This species would prefer some shade in the warmer climates of Australia, but would be fine in full sun in cooler areas.

Uses: Khasia is definitely a feature bamboo in softer, lush gardens. It is great for underplanting to create a garden effect. It looks particularly lovely combined with bali huts or the like. 

Planting: Khasia has a natural base size of 1m wide but fans out with arching culms, so allow for a 3m span of foliage. Plant at 1m spacings for a screen. Follow our Bamboo Planting Guide given at the time of purchase for recommendations on the best soil preparation and care for your bamboo to achieve the quickest and best results.

Recommendations are based on an average garden, please speak to a professional for advice on your particular circumstances.

We sell them in pot sizes:
200mm pots  $66ea
250mm pots $132ea
300mm pots  $330ea
330mm pots $330ea
400mm pots  $440ea

The height and size of the actual bamboo in the pot varies with each species. For availability and any further information on sizing options and pricing, please call us on (07) 55 731 844 or email us at
Prices subject to change.