Japanese Timber Bamboo

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  1. greenthumb95

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    Hi! I would like to have some bamboo plants in my yard. I live in zone 6 and i really would like somthing that is tall. I like the Japanese Timber type, but i am afraid that winter will kill it. What do you think?
     
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    Ron B Paragon of Plants 10 Years

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    Try Phyllostachys aureoculcata.
     
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    Thanks that looks just like what i was looking for.
     
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    I also like Fishpole bamboo, is this hardy in zone 6?
     
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