Buddha Belly


Bambusa ventricosa



  • Tall fast growing clumping variety that grows up to 55’ with a 3” clum diameter

  • Very drought and flood tolerant

  • Weeping growth habit requires a large growing area

  • Various culm growth habits, some forms have fairly straight internodes while other forms have short swollen internodes, giving a buddha belly appearance

Origin

S. China

USDA Cold hardiness Zones

8-11

Light Requirement

Full sun to part shade

Soil Requirements

Regular to moist soil