Bambusa ‘Alphonse Karr’- Alphonse Karr

Bambusa ‘Alphonse Karr’- Alphonse Karr

Bambusa ‘Alphonse Karr’ is commonly known as Alphonse Karr, which is a bamboo plant include golden and random strips of green as well. These sorts of bamboo plants are looking more attractive with bright sun light. Now, this bamboo is considered as attractive container plant, which is suitable for both garden and indoor area for home décor.  This plant generally considered as regional plant of Yangtze Valley, China. However, now this plant grows in most of the part of world or regions.

Height:  9-12 meters and Diameter of 1.5 inches as well.

Uses: Bambusa ‘Alphonse Karr’ is used as feature plant as well as one privacy screen.

Planting tips: This plant will grow well within full sun light area and right type of soil and climatic condition as well.

Soil type: Well drained and moister soil is suitable for this plant growth.

Aspect: Full Sun as well as Partial Shade is more helpful for this plant development.

Pruning: Trimming in time is more helpful for this plant look and growth. Annual trim is also more essential to reduce unwanted culms and manage it height as well. Middle of winter is right time for trimming process.     

Water requirement: Good amount of water in regular basis is always suitable for this plant to maintain good height and keep attractive as well. Require to avoid excess water!

Feeding: Minimal feed at the time of booming months always helpful to keep good height and size as well

Pests and problems: Regular maintenance keeps this plant away from any pests attack and problems.

Climate: Suitable in most of the parts of Australia.


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