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Pleioblastus pygmaeus - Pigmy Bamboo

Pygmy bamboo is one of the smallest bamboos, and its leaves are also very small. It will quickly form a very nice carpet in the garden. It is one of the best of the dwarf bamboos for use as a bonsai. This species is similar to Pleioblastus distichus, but its leaves do not display the fern-like leaf grouping.

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Pygmy bamboo is one of the smallest bamboos, and its leaves are also very small. It is one of the best of the dwarf bamboos for use as a bonsai. It will form a very nice carpet in the garden. This species  similar to Pleioblastus distichus, but its leaves do not display the fern-like leaf grouping. Yearly trimming is suggested.

Bamboos like this are very hardy to frost. They are problem-free exotic garden plants giving a tropical or asian touch to any setting.

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We will select for you a good chunk of rhizomes and stems, about 18 x 10 cm. Plants will be shipped bare-rooted, well wrapped in Sphagnum or Perlite. We ship worldwide.

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Cultivation Protected
Plant origin Asia
Presentation Bare root
Max. Size 10cm-20cm
Botanical family Poaceae
Light Shade
Minimum winter temperature -20 ºC to -10 ºC
Plant type Herbaceous
Care Pot
Shape Perennials
All orders arriving after 10th July will be shipped in September. This is due to the high temperatures in the month of August and possible delays caused by general holidays and reduced opening hours by the customs service, carriers, etc.