Common Bamboo (Vulgaris) is generally described as
a perennial tree or shrub or subshrub.
not native to the U.S. (United States)
and has its most active growth period in the
year round .
The greatest bloom is usually observed in the
with fruit and seed production starting in the
year round and continuing until
retained year to year.
Common Bamboo (Vulgaris) has a
long life span relative to most other plant species and a
rapid growth rate.
At maturity, the typical
Common Bamboo (Vulgaris) will reach up to
50 feet high, with a maximum height at 20 years of
Common Bamboo (Vulgaris) is easily found in nurseries, garden stores and other plant dealers and distributors. It can be propagated by
bare root, container, seed, sprigs.
Note that cold stratification is
not required for seed germination and the plant cannot survive exposure to temperatures below
medium tolerance to drought and restricted water conditions.
Source: USDA, NRCS, PLANTS Database, plants.usda.gov.
National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA