Bamboo - Fargesia rufaBamboo - Fargesia rufa

Common Name: Fountain Bamboo

Exposure: Prefers part to light shade and tolerates full sun

Height: 2.25-3.0 m (7-10') ft

Spread: 1.0-15.0 m (3-4.5') ft

Spacing: 1.25-2.5 m (4-8') ft

Water: Average moisture

Hardiness: Zones 5-9, winter protection in zone 5

Zone: 5

Deer Resistant: Rarely damaged by deer

Attracts Butterflies: Does not attract butterflies

Drought Tolerant: Moderate drought tolerance

Characteristics: Clump-forming, evergreen bamboo with graceful arching canes and a weeping canopy, New shoots are orangey pink, maturing to green, Graceful bamboo for lightly shaded borders, large planters and as screen and hedge plants,