Zig Zag Bamboo, also known as Phyllostachys Aureosulcata ‘Spectabilis’, is a captivating addition to any garden, offering exceptional beauty and practical benefits. Renowned for its unique zig-zag growth pattern and striking yellow-green canes, it’s an excellent choice for those seeking a plant that is both useful and visually appealing.
The primary allure of Zig Zag Bamboo lies in its interesting growth pattern. The plant’s stems form a characteristic zig-zag shape, adding a touch of intrigue and uniqueness to any landscape. When combined with its vibrant colouration, featuring golden yellow canes with an occasional green stripe, the result is a spectacular visual effect that distinguishes it from other bamboo varieties and plant species.
Phyllostachys Aureosulcata ‘Spectabilis’ makes an excellent choice for forming hedges or screens due to its dense growth habit. Reaching up to 20 feet in height, it provides a substantial, natural barrier that offers privacy and seclusion, all the while enhancing the beauty of your garden. This bamboo’s lush, evergreen foliage is not only aesthetically pleasing but also offers year-round screening, regardless of the season.
Despite its exotic appearance, Zig Zag Bamboo is surprisingly hardy, thriving in the UK’s climate. It can adapt to a variety of soil types and is resilient in the face of many common plant diseases. While it’s a vigorous grower, prudent maintenance such as regular pruning and installation of root barriers can ensure it doesn’t become invasive.
From an environmental perspective, Zig Zag Bamboo, like other bamboo species, is a sustainable choice. It’s a rapid grower, contributing to carbon sequestration and thus aiding in the mitigation of climate change. Its thick foliage also offers shelter to local bird species, contributing to biodiversity in your garden.
In conclusion, Zig Zag Bamboo is more than a plant; it’s a conversation piece, a privacy screen, a year-round garden feature, and an eco-friendly choice. Its unique growth pattern, vibrant colours, and usefulness make it a compelling option for anyone looking to add allure and functionality to their garden.
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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.
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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.
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.