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The best bamboo species for poles

The best bamboo species for poles

NOTE: This article on bamboo poles first appeared in August 2019, most recently updated in November 2022. Gardeners have all kinds of reasons for planting bamboo. Whether you're creating a zen garden or simply in need of a good privacy hedge, bamboo is resilient,...

Bamboo Symbolism in Mythology and Folklore

Bamboo Symbolism in Mythology and Folklore

Here at Bambu Batu, our lives are literally filled with bamboo. It's on our minds, it's in our mouths, it's in our gardens, and we wear it on our bodies. You might say our lives are imbued with it. No doubt, we spend plenty of time talking about bamboo, writing about...