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Red Dragon Bamboo, For Shaded Areas. 2 Litre.

Red Dragon Bamboo, For Shaded Areas. 2 Litre.

£16.95
Red Dragon Bamboo. Bamboo For Shaded Areas 2 Litre pots - Delivery by Charellagardens
Red Dragon Bamboo. Bamboo For Shaded Areas 2 Litre pots - Delivery by Charellagardens Red Dragon Bamboo. Bamboo For Shaded Areas 2 Litre pots - Delivery by Charellagardens Red Dragon Bamboo. Bamboo For Shaded Areas 2 Litre pots - Delivery by Charellagardens Red Dragon Bamboo. Bamboo For Shaded Areas 2 Litre pots - Delivery by Charellagardens
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Quick Overview

A non invasive decorative Red Stemmed Bamboo for shaded areas, planted in 2 Litre pots with a height of approximately 50-60cm excluding the pot. A perfect for choice for semi shade through to full shade. quick growing, beautiful coloured culms, eventual height upto approximately 4.5 metres.

 

Plant Size (cm)
Plant Size (cm)
141cm - 160cm
Pot Size - Litre
Pot Size - Litre
5 Litre
Anticipated Height
Anticipated Height
50/60cm ex pot
Toleration
Toleration
-20
Growth Speed
Growth Speed
Quick
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Dragon Bamboo have been created to provide a solution to growing Bamboo in shaded areas, ideal planting area is a bright shaded spot, that receives limited sunshine, does not tolerate hot full sun well.  

Bamboo Fargesia Red Dragon 2 Litre: Only introduced to the Uk in 2016 this a new. bamboo is a superb choice light shade right through to full shade  Red Dragon is very similar in looks to Red Bamboo Fargesia Jiuzhaigou Number 1, however unlike Jiuz Bamboo  Red Dragon does not need a sunny spot, quite the opposite Dragon Bamboo does better in a bright but shady spot. These wonderfully attractive plants are non invasive so ideal for pots and borders without the need of root barriers to protect surrounding areas. Height and spread at maturity approximately 4  to 4.5 metres tall with a spread of approximately 1.5  metres. 

What to expect: Your plant will arrive with an actual plant size excluding the pot of approximately 50-60cm. Planted in a 2 litre pot. It will look exactly like the pictures, or larger. 

Planting Position: Semi shade through to full shade.

Soil: Any free draining damp soil, but not waterlogged.

Suitable for container planting: Yes ideal for both ground and container.

Eventual height and spread: Upto 5 metres with a 2 metre spread.

Growth speed: Quick

Growth habit: Extremely upright

Flowering Period: Not applicable

Pruning: Not necessary, unless you wish to restrict height.

Foliage: Evergreen Mid Green, Dense, Tapered at each end

Evergreen: Yes

Hardiness: -25

Plant in any free draining damp soil sheltered from strong winds. In early spring feed with a liquid food with a high nitrogen content, this will not only promote new growth but will also give the older foliage a boost after the dormant months. In summer a slow release fertiliser is preferable. Always ensure the plant has an adequate water supply especially when planted in a container. This Bamboo needs no special requirements in the winter months