Black Bamboo – Phyllostachys Nigra

£14.79£549.79

Black Bamboo, officially known as Phyllostachys Nigra, is an eye-catching plant that offers a bold and stylish statement to any garden. Recognised by its striking black canes and lush green foliage, Black Bamboo brings an exotic and dramatic touch to your landscape, creating a captivating contrast with other greenery.

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Black Bamboo, officially known as Phyllostachys Nigra, is an eye-catching plant that offers a bold and stylish statement to any garden. Recognised by its striking black canes and lush green foliage, Black Bamboo brings an exotic and dramatic touch to your landscape, creating a captivating contrast with other greenery.

Notable for its robust nature and high adaptability, Black Bamboo thrives in diverse conditions, handling the UK climate’s unpredictability with ease. This trait, combined with its rapid growth rate, makes it an excellent choice for gardeners seeking a plant with high impact yet low maintenance requirements.

One of the key advantages of Black Bamboo is its utility as an effective hedge or screening plant. The thick, fast-growing habit of this bamboo variety makes it perfect for creating a natural barrier, providing enhanced privacy, wind protection, and noise reduction in your garden. This plant’s visual appeal and functional characteristics make it an ideal choice for those wanting to create a secluded oasis or conceal unsightly views.

However, it’s essential to note that, due to its vigour, Black Bamboo requires regular management to prevent overgrowth. Employing root containment measures is recommended to keep its spread under control, ensuring that this beautiful plant continues to enhance your garden’s allure without overwhelming it.

Black Bamboo’s benefits extend beyond aesthetics and practicality. As a bamboo variety, it is incredibly effective at carbon sequestration and oxygen production, contributing positively to air quality. Additionally, its dense growth provides a haven for a range of wildlife, bolstering local biodiversity and promoting a more eco-friendly garden.

In conclusion, Black Bamboo is a striking, functional, and environmentally friendly addition to any garden. Its distinctive appearance, combined with its practical benefits and ecological value, makes it a worthwhile consideration for anyone seeking to add a dramatic touch to their outdoor space.

Style

Full Standard, Boxhead, Feathered, Multi Stem, Pleached, Half Standard Pleached, Umbrella, Half Standard, Espalier, Mini Standard, Ball, Cone, Spiral, Cube, Cloud Form, Cube Spiral, Cube Multiball, Cube Ball Cone, Pom-pom, Lollipop, Archway, Twisted Stem, Triple Lollipop, Multiball 2, Multiball 3, Dome, Cylinder, Pyramid, Cylindrical Dome, Twisted Stem, Unique, Bonsai, Instant Hedge, Instant Screen, Hedging Plants

Root Type

Pot Grown, Rootball, Bare Root

Height

15-30cm, 30-50cm, 50-70cm, 70-90cm, 90-110cm, 110-130cm, 130-150cm, 150-170cm, 170-200cm, 200-230cm, 230-250cm, 250-270cm, 270-300cm, 300-350cm, 350-400cm, 400-450cm, 450-500cm, 500-600cm, 600-700cm, 10-20cm, 20-30cm, 30-40cm, 40-50cm, 50-60cm, 60-70cm, 70-80cm, 80-90cm, 90-100cm, 100-110cm, 110-120cm, 120-130cm, 130-140cm, 140-150cm

Stem Girth

4-6cm, 6-8cm, 8-10cm, 10-12cm, 12-14cm, 14-16cm, 16-18cm, 18-20cm, 20-22cm, 22-24cm, 24-26cm, 26-28cm, 28-30cm, 30-35cm, 35-40cm, 40-45cm, 45-50cm, 50-60cm, 60-70cm, N/A

Foliage Type

Evergreen

Origin

Not Native

Water Requirement

Moderate Watering

Growth Height

Medium Growing

Growth Speed

Fast Growth

Costal Growing

Yes

Conifer?

No

Flowering?

No

Toxic?

0

Colourful Foliage?

0

Hard Wood Cutbacks?

0

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STANDARD DELIVERY TYPES

Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm, costs £12. Order £100 worth of plants of that size to qualify for free delivery! Parcel deliveries are always sent for next day delivery unless otherwise specified.

Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm, costs £60. Order £350 worth of plants to qualify for free pallet delivery! We always send our pallets for next day delivery, unless requested otherwise.

Private Van – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller, costs £60. Order £350 worth to get free private van delivery!

In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.

Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.

Not home? No problem!

If you are not home at the time of your delivery, don’t worry! With your permission, we will instruct our trusted couriers to leave your plants in a safe place. If you have any requirements, or a preferred safe place for your plant delivery, please ensure to leave us a note along with your order, or simply give us a call.

Specialized Delivery

If you have any special requirements regarding your delivery, please add it to your order notes or call us on 01603 327269. Always include any delivery restrictions into your order note so appropriate vehicles and good carriers can be used to deliver your plants.

Please note that we currently are unable to deliver to Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland due to Brexit rules and regulations.

For more delivery information refer to our terms and conditions here.

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