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what is this please?

Good morning,

Saw a few of these outside a restaurant, looks like it/they could make an effective screen.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Re: what is this please?

Looks like bamboo. If there is not an effective barrier to it spreading (by its roots) youj can expect a law suit from your neighbors,
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Re: what is this please?

It's bamboo all right, and Tom is right. Seriously invasive, keep in a pot, or else grow at your own peril!
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Re: what is this please?

i generally agree with what's been said, except that there are clumping or spreading species of bamboo. the clumpers are much less likely to get you in trouble with our neighbors...but a rhizome barrier is still recommended.

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