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Fargesia rufa (Bamboo)

Fargesia rufa (Bamboo)

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Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Grass, Evergreen
Form Spreading arching, Architectural Form
Size Large Border / Screening Plant (1.8 to 3m height)
Colours Medium green Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required - Tough Plant
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Fargesia rufa:

  • Ornamental winter bark / tracery
  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Ideal for fast growing screening
  • Provides valuable winter interest
  • Evergreen foliage for all year round colour and screening
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Architectural plant – ideal as a ‘stand out’ plant
  • Attractive form or foliage for all year interest
  • Tolerates cold exposed locations

Weaknesses of Fargesia rufa

  • Invasive/spreading root growth
  • Does not produce showy attractive flowers

Design & Plant Use for Fargesia rufa:

  • Fast growing evergreen plant ideal for screening
  • Evergreen plant with attractive foliage for winter interest
  • Ornamental grass for summer long foliage interest

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