Skip to product information
  • Alphonse Karr Closeup canes. bright yellow and green stripes. slender canes.
  • Large Alphonse Karr Grove. medium height. dense, hedge style bamboo screen.
  • Alphonse Karr Bamboo topped and used as a privacy screen. slender canes. dense.
1 of 6

Lewis Bamboo

Alphonse Karr

  • Scientific Name: Bambusa multiplex 'Alphonse Karr'
  • Sunlight: Sun to Shade
  • Maximum Height: 25 feet
  • Maximum Diameter: 1.5 inch
  • Minimum Temperature: 18 °F
Regular price $69.99 USD + free shipping
Regular price Sale price $69.99 USD
Sale Sold out

Can I grow this bamboo?

Once you enter your zip code below, we can provide recommendations just for you!

Characteristics of Bambusa multiplex 'Alphonse Karr'

Behold the vibrant Alphonse Karr Bamboo, a tropical treasure that brings a burst of color and charm to any garden! This clumping Bambusa multiplex variety showcases stunning golden-yellow canes adorned with whimsical green stripes, making it the perfect choice for those seeking a unique, eye-catching addition to their landscape.

Standing tall at up to 25 feet in height and 1.5 inches in diameter, Alphonse Karr Bamboo is a non-invasive variety that thrives in climate zone 8 and above. Its versatility shines through as it flourishes in both sun and shade conditions, making it an ideal specimen plant or a small, enchanting hedge.

This tropical beauty is a resilient contender for climate zones 8b and up, withstanding temperatures as low as 18°F. Plus, its clumping nature means you can enjoy its captivating presence without worrying about it overstepping its bounds.

So why wait? Bring the allure of the tropics to your own backyard with the dazzling Alphonse Karr Bamboo.