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Hibanobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima'

Native to Japan, Himanobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima' is known for the striking variegation on it's large leaves. In Japanese, 'Hibanobambusa' means "Bamboo Growing On Mount Hiba". The combination of it's large leaves and stunning white stripes, 'Shiroshima' portrays some of brightest and most vibrant colours of the variegated bamboos.

Smaller in stature than the original form, Himanobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima' is an excellent medium sized bamboo with the large leaf effect. It's ability to grow in full sun and in partial shade makes it versatile in many garden settings. It is also one of the few bamboos that can grow fairly well indoors.