Bamboo 'Alphonse Karr'
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Evergreen with an upright, clumping habit that makes a great hedge or screen. New growth emerges pink and green, maturing to stripes of bright green on yellow.
*Monrovia priced higher.
Plant with Japanese Maples
- Landscape Size: 30' tall, width varies
- Light Requirement: Full Sun or Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
- Water Needs: Low
- USDA Zone: 8a
- Growth Habit: Upright, Clumping
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Attributes: Deer Resistant, Evergreen, Waterwise
See Green Thumb Guide below for region specific information.
Green Thumb Guide
Grows well in a variety of enriched soils with good drainage. Feed with a general fertilizer in spring. Divide to prevent overcrowding when necessary.
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods
Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices (Opens in new window)
Visit: National County Extension Offices (Opens in new window)