Bambusa vulgaris ‘Vittata’: Painted Bamboo

Bambusa vulgaris ‘Vittata’: Painted Bamboo

Bambusa vulgaris ‘Vittata’ is a common variety of a common species. Bambusa vulgaris literally translates to “common bamboo”. A prolific plant through the tropical regions of Asia, Africa and Latin America, we can divide the variants of...
Iron Bamboo: Stronger than steel

Iron Bamboo: Stronger than steel

The remarkable strength of bamboo has long invited comparisons to more industrial materials like iron and steel. And while certain more graceful and whispy varieties take on names like Seabreeze, Buddha Belly, and Umbrella Bamboo, a handful of the most formidable...