Bambusa glaucescens 'Alphonse Karr'

Alphonse Karr Bamboo

Clump-forming bamboo that spreads slowly

Yellow culms are striped green

Height is kept lower by half when contained

Tips for Success

Use Sloat Forest Mulch Plus and EB Stone Sure Start when planting Feed with EB Stone Tree and Shrub Food

Search Plants by Name


  • eDeer Resistant
  • jFull Sun
  • 8Low Maintenance
  • yMoist, Well-Drained
  • pPartial Sun
  • 6Vigorous

More Information

  • genusBambusa
  • speciesglaucescens
  • cultivarAlphonse_Karr
  • commonAlphonse Karr Bamboo
  • hardiness zone
  • height15- 35 Feet
  • spreadvaries

Curious if we have your favorite plant or product in stock? Call one of our locations directly and we'll be happy to check.

Please call for stock availability