If you are looking for a quick and attractive privacy screen, Slender Weavers Bamboo (Bambusa textilis var ‘Gracilis’) is the one. It Has the ability to completely block out a 8m building in a 500mm wide garden bed in two years yet always maintaining a fabulous look right through winter! Grows very narrow and tall. This is the ultimate hedge or feature. Can also happily be clipped to size.