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Himalayacalamus hookerianus, photo courtesy of Joshua McCullough/PhytoPhoto
Himalayacalamus hookerianus, photo courtesy of Joshua McCullough/PhytoPhoto

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Himalayacalamus hookerianus

Blue Bamboo

Bamboo

Controlled height: 10–15 ft.

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Uncontrolled height: (18–22 ft.)

Growth habit: II

Stem Diameter:1 in. Hardiness: 20°F(–7°C)

Culms are sky blue with white powder,sometimes developing a reddish blush. Medium-large blue-green leaves. Spectacularspecimen plant for partial shade.

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