This bamboo is particularly appreciated for its stubble that blushes when exposed to the sun. They become purple as they get older. It is a very colorful bamboo with straight port to slightly weeping. It is very resistant to extreme temperatures
Description of Fargesia bamboo Jiuzhaigou sp1 bamboo (Red Panda)
Non-marking bamboo (Pachymorphic rhizomes.)
Family: Bamboo, Poaceae.
Name: Fargesia Nitida Jiuzhagou Sp1, Fargesia Red Dragon Nitida, Fargesia Nitida jiuzhaigou Red Panda.
Synonymous: Fargesia Nitida Jiuzhaigou sp1, Fargesia Nitida Red Dragon and Jiuzhagou Red Panda are the same plants, Jiuzhaigou Red Panda is a Trademark of BambooSelect®.
"Fargesia Nitida Jiuzhaigou sp1 is a pure marvel," synonymous Red Dragon, Red Panda ".
Called Fargesia Nitida Jiuzhaigou sp1 it is also known as Fargesia Nitida Red Panda or Fargesia nitida Red Dragon, (only the packaging changes from one name to another, the plant is the same). The plant produces dark green culms, which emerge from dark pink purple sheaths, andtake on aging purple red colorssometimes pale yellow-orange creating a kaleidoscope of colors. The leaves are small and grouped, suspended by thousands with thin branches. It is best to provide the plant with light protection from too hot sun to preventleaves to wrap. The plant has the particularity of producing leaves on the new culms than the following year. Example: New shoots released in 2014 will only have leaves for the 2015 season.