Himalayacalmus hookeri is also known as Blue Bamboo and are supplied in 3 litre pots. This is the first time that this plant has become available in the UK. It forms an attractive clump of 1 inch wide stems which grow up to 15-20 feet tall and dark green leaves growing to 6 inches that dangle down gracefully. As the stems emerge they start off bluish green which stays this colour at the base but the stems age to an attractive olive green.
Soil type: semi-rich soil with a neutral pH. Free draining.