Fargesia A non running clumping bamboo thats evergreen and fast growing. Depending on the variety can range from 6-8' to 12-18' tall. Did I mention its shade tolerant AND deer resistant? Beautiful soft texture complements other shade loving broadleaf and needled evergreens well.
How to Prune Clumping Bamboo (see bottom of page): an excellent description and pictures of how to prune clumping bamboo. For more information, please see my other gardening board, "Plants I Have Admired". Photos from the Bamboo Garden.