@@Semiarundinaria fastuosa (Mitform) Makino

Kyoto Rakusai Bamboo Park
"Narihira" means the name of old poet Mr. Narihira Ariwara in early Heian Era who was said to be really handsome.
Because, it is good in shape like slender and tall.
2-4cm in diameter and 5-8m in height.

Culm color is gradually changed to be purple brown with increasing ages.
And the number of branches also increases with older from 3 branches at first.

In Kanto area around Tokyo, it is generally planted in gardens.

Recently it goes flowering in various areas, but it is not clear how recovers after flowering.