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Bambusa vulgaris 'Wamin', the Buddha belly bamboo or Golden bamboo, is an open clumping bamboo. It has green striped yellow stems, which have swollen internodes. This bamboo is a good ornamental feature plant that grows to 4 metres tall, and as a non running bamboo, the clump will only reach around 3 metres wide. It is also great in a large container.
Bamboo is a tough, easy care plant. It has minimal care needs. Grows best in a warm area.
Propagate by division of the clump.
Flower colour: not specified
Flowering season: not specified
Maximum height: 4 metres
Minimum height: 3 metres
Maximum width: 3 metres
Minimum width: 2 metres
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical, tropical.
Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.
Clay: moist, well-drained.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: not specified.