Phyllostachys humilis

Phyllostachys humilis

Dwarf Bamboo


Pot Size:



38 In stock

SKU: 165278


Family Poaceae
Originating from China

A Phyllostachys of short stature growing only to 3m-5m. Canes are quite slender and emerge reddish/brown, becoming olive green, aging to burnt orange. Phyllostachys humilis leaves are small and plentiful and are olive green, with a glaucous underside, very noticeable in the breeze.
Like most Phyllostachys it thrives in full sun but will tolerate light shade.
Phyllostachys humilis is excellent for a small garden. Tolerant of pruning and makes a very good hedge. Used in Bonsai.
Pallet delivery, will be cut back to 2m.

Height and spread after 3 – 4 years 3m x 1m
Semi mature height and spread after 8 – 10 years if not pruned 5m x 3m


Foliage type


Bushy, Clump forming

Height after 10 years

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