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Chusquea coronalis

Poaceae (Gramineae)
Bamboo

Native to Central and South America. This clumping bamboo grows to 8–12 ft. tall, with 3/4-in. arching culms bearing masses of tiny leaves on short, whorled branches. Exceptionally attractive. Great choice for a hedge or screen.

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