Mulching your bamboo: Help the humus

Mulching your bamboo: Help the humus

After everything bamboo has done for us, it’s only natural that you might want to do something for your bamboo in return. Besides watering it and giving it an occasional pruning, there’s probably nothing the bamboo appreciates more than a good mulching....
Where to find bamboo in Canada

Where to find bamboo in Canada

Growing bamboo in California is a cinch. It’s something of a gardener’s paradise, with mild winters and abundant sunshine. So long as you have a reliable water supply, you can grow just about anything. But Canada is a different story. Even so, there are a...
Growing Bamboo in Canada

Growing Bamboo in Canada

Can I grow bamboo in the Great White North? When you close your eyes and imagine a tropical garden paradise, one of the last places you will think of is Canada. It’s hardly a haven for bamboo lovers, like Indonesia or Hawaii. And for that reason, you might think...