Bamboo with the longest internodes

Bamboo with the longest internodes

Bamboo comes in so many varieties, the diversity of this great grass is truly astonishing. Most botanists say there are close to 2,000 species and subspecies of bamboo. The plants come in different sizes, shapes, and colors, with different types of leaves, culms, and...
Is all bamboo hollow?

Is all bamboo hollow?

Bamboo is like no other tree. Of course, that’s because bamboo is not a tree. Trees are solid, while grasses, including bamboo, are hollow. Trees grow taller every year, sometimes taking 50 years are more to reach full size. Individual bamboo stalks, or culms,...