Scientific name: Phyllostachys Bambusoides Madake
Common name: Japanese Timber Bamboo
Average height: 15 mts
Average diameter: 2-3 inches
Radicular classification: sliding
Uses: furniture, construction, erosion control
Characteristics: giant size, the young plants has lower branches, but adult plants are free of branches in the lower nodes. The stalks are green and smooth. The leaves are medium size. They prefer to stay exposed to the sun.