Machiku Bamboo

Exotic
Scientific Name: Bambusa atra Lindley
Origin: New Guinea
Uses: Basketry, handicrafts
Date planted: October 2004
Propagation: Rhizome cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Longpipe Bamboo

Exotic
Scientific Name: Bambusa atra Lindley
Origin: New Guinea
Uses: Basketry, handicrafts
Date planted: October 2004
Propagation: Rhizome cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Laak Bamboo

Indigenous
Scientific Name: Bambusa sp. 2
Origin: Philippines
Uses: props in banana plantation, stabilize riverbanks & prevent soil erosion
Date planted: October 2004
Propagation: Culm cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Kayali Bamboo

Exotic
Scientific Name: Gigantochloa atter (Hassk.) Kurz
Origin: Indonesia
Uses: building material, furniture, handicrafts, musical instruments, chopsticks & toothpick
Date planted: May 2000
Propagation: Culm cuttings & Rhizome cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Kawayan Tinik

Exotic
Scientific Name: Bambusa blumeana J.A. & J.H. Schultes
Origin: Indonesia
Uses: Young shoots as vegetable, culms for construction, basketry, furniture, parquets & chopsticks
Date planted: May 2000
Propagation: Culm cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Kawayan Kiling

Exotic
Scientific Name: Bambusa vulgaris Schrad ex. wendl
Origin: Tropical Asia
Uses: Fence, props, ornamental
Date planted: May 2000
Propagation: Culm cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Japanese Bamboo

Exotic
Scientific Name: Shibataea Kumasaca (Zollinger) Nakai
Origin: Japan
Uses: hedge and ornamental
Date planted: October 2004
Propagation: Rhizome cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Iron Bamboo

Exotic
Scientific Name: Guadua angustifolia Kunth
Origin: Columbia
Uses: Preferred structural material for buildings and fences. Solid iron bamboo can be cut into rectangular or square shapes to form lumber with or without lamination.
Date planted: May 2000
Propagation: Culm cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial

Hedge Bamboo

Exotic
Scientific Name: Bambusa multiplex (Cour.) Raeuschel ex.J.A. & J.H. Schultes
Origin: China
Uses: Makes excellent hedges, common ornamental in gardens, fishing poles & handicrafts
Date planted: May 2000
Propagation: Rhizome cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial
Grows 15-20 feet tall & culm diameter of 1.50 inches.

Green Buho

Exotic
Scientific Name: Schizostachyum brachycladum Kurz
Origin: South-East Asia
Uses: Water container, handicrafts, banana crops and container for cooking glutinous rice
Date planted: May 2000
Propagation: Rhizome cuttings
Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial