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Giant Japanese Timber Bamboo, Madake (Phyllostachys Bambusoides)

Categorized as: Bamboo,Ornamental Grass

May 12, 2010 | 10492 Views | 0 Comments

Phyllostachys Bambusoides ‘Giant Japanese Timber’ Japanese Timber Bamboo, aka Madake, has very thick walls making it one of the best bamboo species for timber. This is a true giant, reaching up to 60+ feet in height and 5"+ in diameter. Can be slow to mature.
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Phyllostachys
Species: Bambusoides
Cultivar: None Identified