The Bissetii bamboo is a very hardy down to -15° F. Its culms grow very dense, almost next to each other, forming a very tight grove, with foliage almost down to the ground level. It can easily adapts to all conditions. The Bissetii is a great alternative choice to the Golden Bamboo for those living in the northern tier of the U.S.
Phyllostachys Bissetii Common name: Bisset's bamboo Height x Diameter:25′ x 1″. Minimum temperature: -15° F. USDA zone 5-10 Light: Full sun. Culm: Green-yellow. Uses: Hedge, screen, wind break, specimen, grove, erosion control, container. Distribution: Sichuan China. Spread: Running.
The last photo is an example of a #1 (1 gallon) Phyllostachys Bissetii, however, it is not the exact plant that you will receive. Your plant will be approximately 1-2 years old, 1'-3' tall, with 1-3 culms (canes).