bamboo books

Whether you’re looking to grow your library of bamboo literature, 

or you just want a beautiful new edition for your coffee table, 

these are some of our favorite books about our favorite plant.

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7 Reasons to love your bamboo boxers

7 Reasons to love your bamboo boxers

The first time you hear about bamboo boxers and bamboo underwear, you might have your doubts. This exotic grass produces a timber as hard as oak or maple. So how would you expect that material to feel around your tender privates? Whatever assumptions or expectations...

9 Rare and unusual bamboo varieties

9 Rare and unusual bamboo varieties

The more you learn about bamboo, the more you come to realize how little you know about bamboo. Like the game of chess, it doesn't take long to get acquainted, but it can require a lifetime to master. And unlike the sprawling series of Star Wars films available on...

Woody vs Herbaceous Bamboo: Introducing Olyreae

Woody vs Herbaceous Bamboo: Introducing Olyreae

Most of us who enjoy growing bamboo are aware of two very general types of bamboo: the running bamboos and the clumping bamboos. This is a pretty useful way of categorizing bamboo varieties based on their growth habit. But there is another, higher order of distinction...

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