Friendly name: Chino Fine White stripe - Murakamianus

Pleioblastus chino

Maximum Height: 10'
Maximum Diameter: "
Minimum Temperature: -3° F
Does best in 1/2 day sun.
Spreading: Moderate

Pleioblastus chino Murakamianus

Leaves are highly variegated with white stripes; some are totally white. On average 25% of the leaf is green.

Pleioblastus chino Murakamianus (Zone 7)
Pleioblastus chino Murakamianus
Pleioblastus chino Murakamianus...
Pleioblastus chino Murakamianus

Botanical Latin is essentially a written language .... How they are pronounced really matters little provided they sound pleasant and are understood by all concerned...
W.T. Stearn an authority on Botanical Latin

Name Botanical Alternate Meaning
Pleioblastus plee-o-blast-us   From the Greek pleio - many and blastos meaning germ, bud or sprout  
chino kin-OH chin-OH    
murakamianus mu-ra-KAM-eye-an-us    

Pleioblastus chino Murakamianus
Edible shoots Too small Hedge Good
House Too large Wood quality Excellent
Container Poor Crafts Poor
Screen Excellent Ornamental Good
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