Dendrocalamus asper (Indonesian Clone)

A magnificent looking bamboo with enormous straight culms which are covered in velvet-like hair. Grown commercially for timber and edible shoots.If you have the space, then it makes a stunning feature plant. Best suited to acreage due to its giant size.

Synonyms (AKA): Betung (Indonesian) or Petung (Java)


Typical height: 30m
Typical culm diameter: 30cm
Minimum temperature tolerance: -5°C
Climate: Prefers tropical or subtropical climates, but still tolerates some frost
Light conditions: Full sun
Growth habit: Upright, slightly weeping tops
Growing conditions: Moist, well drained soil. Keep well mulched.
Origin: Indonesia


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40  in stock
Dendrocalamus asper (Indonesian Clone) - 5 litre bag Dendrocalamus asper (Indonesian Clone) - 5 litre bag
Typical height 1m


There are quite a few 'clones' or variations for Asper, with quite different growth characteristics. This Asper, as the name suggests is from Indonesia and is one of the best performing variants. 




Dendrocalamus asper (Indonesian Clone) - 5 litre bag

Barcode 101011020005
Shipping Weight 3.5000kg

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