Fargesia murieliae ‘Simba’ (or Bergbambu ‘Simba’ ) is an evergreen variety of bamboo that does not spread wild. This kind of bamboo has nice, fresh green leaves. It is green all winter in your garden. Bergbambu ‘Simba’ is ideal for hedging, but can also be planted in groups or solitarily. In addition, this kind of bamboo is very hardy. Bergbambu ‘Simba’ is a dense, compact and bushy bamboo with light green stems.

Since this species does not spread wild or too violent, you do not need a root block. Bergbambu ‘Simba’ thrives on all soil types. This kind of bamboo grows nicely in both sun and semi-shade. Bergbambu ‘Simba’ does not reach as high as the other variants and reaches a height of max 200 cm.

Advantages:

  • The roots do not spread wildly.
  • Does not get too high (200 cm).
  • Evergreen.

Cons:

  • Slow growing.