Bambusa lako 3
Bambusa lako 3

Bambusa lako
(Timor Black Bamboo)
USDA Zone: 9B - 11
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Origin: Timor, Indonesia
Type: Evergreen rhizomatous
Clumping bamboo

Typical Height: 30’-40’
Typical Spread: 6’-8’
Typical Culms: 3”
Chocolate black and green striped

Growth: Fast
Drought Tolerance: High    
Salt Tolerance: Moderate
Wind Tolerance: Moderate
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: Light yellow
Flowering Season: N/A
Flower Feature: Insignificant
Light Needs: High
Nutritional Needs: Low
Human Hazards: None
Family: Gramineae
Propagation: Division
Leaf Type: Simple; linear; Small
Texture: Smooth
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:

Typical planting distance:
6'-8'O.C. Hedge type
10’–20’O.C. Specimen

Common Uses: Screening; Specimen when trimmed; large shrubs; 
Category: Bamboo

Notes: Black is always In Fashion, It features stunning chocolate brown, shiny culms, It is the best black bamboo for landscaping.

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Bambusa lako
(Timor Black Bamboo)

Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
June 2015
Miami Beach
Florida USA

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