Fargesia dracocephala 'Rufa' Bamboo (approx) 10-12 inches in height, and sent in a 2 litre plant pot. Fargesia Rufa's foliage has an unusual blue-green glow. Each slender green cane is banded with colourful sheaths that vary from orange-red to shrimp-pink, depending on the soil. Fargesia rufa will grow to a maximum height of 2.5m (8ft), in a clump up to 1.2m (4ft) wide. This bamboo can be used as a feature plant, a potted plant, or as an informal evergreen hedge. This bamboo should be should be planted with protection from the hot afternoon sun in warmer areas of the UK. This non-invasive bamboo is considered very hardy, and can withstand temperatures of -25°C.