Latin name: Phyllostachys nigra

Black bamboo

4 m. 13,12 f.
Family: Poaceae

Genus: Phyllostachys

Evergreen, graminaceous plants with an upright growth habit and thick culms, known as bamboos. Upright, conical inflorescences appear in summer.
Require moist, drained, humus-rich soils and full sun or part shade.
Used in hedging.
Cut old culms to the ground in late winter.
Easily propagated by division in spring.
Latin name: Phyllostachys nigra
Green and black (hence the name), canes.