hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Bamboo

May be called a Rufa Bamboo-- I'll get tag tomorrow.  New cultivar, she stated
intended to be more sun and wind tolerant.  She said time will tell.  I'll
keep y'all posted.
Sue, Upstate NY, Zone 6

----- Original Message -----
From: Cathy Carpenter
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Sent: Thursday, May 04, 2006 19:07
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Bamboo

The thing about bamboo is that the clumpers are plants that are very
winter hardy, but do not do well in the midwestern prairie heat.

Cathy, west central IL, z5b

On May 3, 2006, at 11:04 PM, Taborri wrote:

> I saw the Fargesias and we were working on getting me one, but I
> forget why we
> did not.  I ended up with......<tag outside and I forget the
> name> ......  I
> think it was a Rufus Bamboo, or similar name?  This is a new-ish
> variety which
> is supposed to be more sun and wind tolerant than most (Have I already
> reported this?).  I was advised to fertilize-- I gave it some
> Miracle Grow and
> it seems quite happy in it's new location, greening right up and
> all.  :>
> Sue, Upstate NY, Zone 6
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Kitty
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Sent: Sunday, April 30, 2006 09:46
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Bamboo
> Fargesia nitida and a few other Fargesias are hardy to zone 5.
> These are
> Mountain Bamboo types that clump rather than run.
> Kitty
> neIN, Zone 5

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement