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Sorry me again, this Bamboo has been in a pot for several years I think it's getting quite tatty looking am wondering could I cut some of the top off it? or any other suggestions as how to make it better
Thanks again




This is just how your black bamboo, Phyllostachys nigra should look. I would leave it alone. Just a regular tidy of the discarded leaves. One word of warning; don't let it loose in your garden as it is very invasive.

25 May, 2019


Thanks Jimmyttheone your so right about the invasion as this is a clump I saved and potted up, we had a whole bed of it and was so disappointed to have to take it out but it had gone everywhere, the chap who did the garden should have told us about a non invasive one as I'd no clue I had only wanted the black for against the walls, live and learn.

25 May, 2019

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