Scientific name: Phyllostachys Nigra
Common name: Black Bamboo / tan zhu (china), kuro-dake (japon)
Average height: 3mts
Average diameter: 1 ½ pulg
Radicular classification: sliding
Characteristics: one the most popular bamboos among the black canes. The leaves are with an intense green. The canes emerge green and gradually they turn black when they have three years.