Fargesia nitida is a variety of Bamboo which is a member of the Fargesia family. Its botanical name is Fargesia rufa 'Fargesia nitida'.
Clump forming bamboo with olive-purple stems, dark green leaves, great for containers if lots of moisture provided. Afternoon shade. Hardy at -10 to -20 degrees F. Attains a height of about 20 feet.This variety is an Ornamental that typically grows as an Evergreen, which is defined as a plant that retains leaves throughout the year.
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