Buddha Belly Bamboo

Scientific Name: 
Bambusa ventricosa
Family Name: 
Poaceae
Place of Origin: 
China
Plant Description: 
Bushy, upright and a vigorous clumping variety of bamboo.
Plant Height: 
to 15m
Plant Width: 
6cm culm
Plant Use: 
Animal Fodder
Craft/Construction/Fibre
Of Interest: 
Used for its bulbous culms for a variety of craft. It's also a key bamboo species used in the art of bonsai. Good for privacy screening and erosion control and animal fodder.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Grass
Climate: 
Cool
Temperate
Cool Temperate
Warm Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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