Fargesia Jumbo, (Arundinaria)

 

Fargesia Jumbo (Umberella Bamboo) An elegant clump-forming bamboo with light green leaves. Strong green culms turn yellow-green with age. The culms are more widely spaced than the norm. With a very upright structure it makes a thick, bushy plant for a lovely arched hedge 

 

 

Plant in weaker well drained soil types. Full sun, Hardy. Protect from winter wet.

 

General Ornamental Grass Planting care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.