RARE & UNUSUAL
Wanting something a little different or unusual? Are you a rare collector?
Check out our range of rare and unusual bamboo to find a unique variety for your garden
SMALL ORNAMENTAL WHITE BAMBOO
(Dendrocalamus minor 'Casper')
Casper Ghost is the smaller version of the well loved Ghost Bamboo. it features the same powdery white/grey culms and large tropical leaves. It is slightly shorter, smaller in the base and also has less of the wide canopy overhang that Ghost features. View Casper Ghost>
TALLEST BAMBOO IN THE WORLD!
Brandisii has the claim of being the tallest bamboo in the world! It has reached up to 36mtrs overseas! Brandisii is useful too, it has edible shoots and is used for construction - the poles are thick, strong and fairly straight. View Brandisii>
ORNAMENTAL BULGING STEM BAMBOO
(Bambusa vulgaris 'Wamin Striata')
Giant Buddha Belly Striata features the unique bulging internodes of the culm but with a dark green stripe through it! It is fantastic ornamental bamboo and is slightly smaller the green version. Clean out the centre to create a garden room! View Giant Buddha Belly Striata>
MASSIVE CLUMPING BAMBOO W/ ORANGE SHOOTS
Latiflorus is a giant clumping bamboo with massive smooth green culms and large tropical leaves. It features some stunning bright orange shoots when they emerge which fade to green over time. Fantastic on acreage or large blocks as a feature purely for its SIZE. View Latiflorus>
PLANT WITHIN ME BAMBOO
(Bambusa lignania 'Fimbrilligulatus')
Lignania is a beautiful bamboo with extraordinarily long branches that are fantastic for creating shade. It also has a naturally wide and open clumping habit, making it the perfect bamboo to pair with smaller plants to create a garden with underplanting. View Lignania>
VARIEGATED CANOPY BAMBOO
Lipstick is a small canopy shaped bamboo, fantastic for creating a topiary effect. It features a large green and white striped variegated leaf. It looks best trimmed down and with the lower foliage cleaned out to enhance the shape. View Lipstick>
DENSE SCREENING BAMBOO
Malay Dwarf Green is a bushy dense screening bamboo suitable for large blocks or acreage. It is not recommended as a small pretty screen for suburban blocks, but rather useful on acreage as a wind break, sound barrier, to prevent soil erosion etc. View Malay Dwarf Green>
NARROW & UPRIGHT BAMBOO
Monastery is a very narrow bamboo and an upright growth habit. It has a very unique appearance and offers great height with a compact footprint It is great for screening with something a little different then the popular screening types. Stock on request.
FINE LEAFED ORNAMENTAL BAMBOO
New Guinea Green is a soft weepy looking bamboo. It features quite an open clumping havit and small leaves. It is suitable for semi-shader areas where it looks its best. It tends to have a unique asymmetrical growing habit. View New Guinea Green>
TROPICAL GOLDEN BAMBOO
Sacred Bali is a very pretty golden hued bamboo with reddish culm sheaths. It has very short branches and large tropical foliage creating a unique bushy effect. It looks fantastic amongst tropical gardens where it will always stand out with a great pop of colour. Stock on request.
TROPICAL SCREENING BAMBOO
Tigerstripe is a lovely tropical bamboo with large leaves. It features black zig zag stripes on the culm sheaths which gave it its name! It is a great single feature canopy bamboo or planted as a screen it will grow more upright. Requires water through drought. View Tigerstripe>
Not sure which bamboo is for you? Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are trained in species identification, selection & best uses for all species of bamboo. They can help find which bamboo is perfect for your needs. Plus, they know all the right questions to ask to make this an easy task!