Bamboo - Rufa

Dragon Head Bamboo

From £29.99

With attractive green leaves throughout the year, this variety of Bamboo is sure to impress with it's bright green foliage and striking structure. Bamboo Rufa prefers full sun or partial shade positions and can be planted in moist but also well-drained soil. This is a clump-forming bamboo, but if you want to restrict the plant's spread, plant it in a large container, or surround the roots with a non-perishable barrier.

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  • Berry Colour None
  • Deciduous No
  • Semi Evergreen No
  • Evergreen Yes
  • Flower Colour None
  • Grows Up To 4m
  • Has Berries No
  • Is Edible No
  • Native No
  • Intruder Proof No
  • Privacy Hedge Yes

Fargesia Bamboo is clump forming and should be pruned regularly to prevent it from spreading further than desired. Any spindly or unwanted canes can be cut back to ground level in spring and new shoots should be pruned once they are taller than the rest of the hedge. 

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  • 50/70cm
    5L Pot Pot Grown
    Price £29.99
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    3 to 4 per metre
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    This product requires a pallet delivery which is £60 or free on orders over £350.

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More Information
Berry ColourNone
DeciduousNo
Semi EvergreenNo
EvergreenYes
Flower ColourNone
Grows Up To4m
Has BerriesNo
Is EdibleNo
NativeNo
Intruder ProofNo
Privacy HedgeYes

Delivery Information

  • Orders £100 and over to mainland UK are delivered FREE for box deliveries
  • Our delivery lead time is currently within 3-5 days. *Some troughs and trees may take up to 14 days at present.
  • Orders under £100 to mainland UK £7.99 (box delivery).
  • Orders requiring a pallet delivery, free delivery over £300 or a £30 pallet charge if the order is under £300.
  • Bespoke deliveries that require a dedicated vehicle is a charge of £300 or free on orders over £1000.
  • We can deliver to Scottish Highlands & Islands, Channel Islands, Isle of Wight and Isle Man, but the delivery cost will need to be quoted by one of our team, so please contact us on

For some plants that are too heavy or too tall to be packed in cardboard boxes we use pallet deliveries. In these circumstances, we require a minimum order value of £300 for free delivery, or you can make a contribution towards the delivery cost. Look out for the information on product pages which explains this further where applicable and if your order is for less than £300 please call or email us to agree a delivery contribution. This requirement only applies to those plants where it is clearly indicated on the product page.

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Bamboo Fargesia rufa, also known as Dragon head Bamboo, has gorgeous green foliage that sits upon slender, upright arching canes. This variety of Bamboo is ideal for smaller gardens or large pots as it will only reach a height of around 3m.