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Bamboo Pleioblastus pygmaeus 'Distichus'

Geographic Origin: Originates from Japan and the Jiangsu province (southeast of China).
Adult size: 0.1 to 0.5 m. in height.
Foliage: Evergreen.
Type of soil: Moist and deep. Does not like excessive chalk.
Exposure: Shade or sun.
Hardiness: -20°C.
Root development: Runner root system (spreading variety).
Plantation density: 6 / m².

Properties and uses:
The green leaves of this bamboo are quite small and it has a compact shape. The sheaths are glabrous.
Ideal as ground cover or grown in a planter. It also likes to be grown in groups and is perfect for covering banks and borders. It will tolerate shade.
The 'Distichus' can be cut back to ground level twice a year.

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