This group of bamboo grows to about 35'. It includes Phyllostachys, Arundinaria, Psuedosasa, Semiarundinaria, Hibanobambusa, Pleioblastus and Bashania. The canes in this group range in colors from blue, green to yellow, with some reds thrown in too. Some have colorful stripes in their canes, others have colorful foliage. The popular crookstems are in this grouping. These are bamboos that have an occasional zig zag to their canes. These all make excellent container plants, hedges, screens and groves.