Dendrocalamus sinicus — 巨龙竹 (jù lóng zhú) — seeds from Yunnan, China — [BT1010] — seed supplier from China, seed distributor: Boonthammee Bamboo Garden
• seeds [BT1010] collected Dec. 2016, Sold out :Pre-order welcome.
10 seeds 98.00 US$
20 seeds 190.00 US$
optional: removing bracts 5.00 US$ per 10 seeds
• prices of larger quantity on request
(orders may escalate in multiples of 10 seeds)
• approximate 85-110 bract-bearing (130-150 bractless) seeds per 10 g [gram]
|Habit of Dendrocalamus sinicus|
■ Height 23-35 (40) m; culm diameter 16-30 cm; clumper; culm internode length 38-40 cm, culm wall thickness 2-3.5 cm. Dendrocalamus sinicus claims to be the largest bamboo (with self-supporting culms) of the world.
■ In cultivation in southern China.
■ Easy growing, moist or moisture-retentive soil, known to tolerate a little frost (to -3 °C was recorded), thus suitable for warm-temperate, subtropical and tropical climates.
■ One of the best bamboo for construction purposes, but rarely available. Culms used for beams and pillars, plywood, paper-making; plants for landscaping.
|Dendrocalamus sinicus [BT1011]|
► Seed viability: Half year under normal atmospheric conditions; one year under storage at 1-6 °C.
► Seed germination[BT1010]: Result will be update soon.