Buho

Buho

INDIGENOUS Buho Scientific Name: Schizostachyum Lumampao Origin: Philippines Uses: making of bamboo matting known as “sawali”. Also baskets, flutes & handicrafts Propagation: Seeds, Culm and rhizome cuttings Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or sympodial Culms: 12m...
Candy Cane Bamboo

Candy Cane Bamboo

EXOTIC Candy Cane Bamboo Scientific Name: Himalayacalamus falconeri ‘Damarapa’ Origin: Himalayan Mountains in Tibet Uses: Ornamental grass and for landscape. Colors are best when grown in indirect sunlight Propagation: Culm and rhizome cuttings Rhizome Type:...
Calcutta

Calcutta

EXOTIC Calcutta Scientific Name: Dendrocalamus strictus (Roxb.) Nees Origin: India Uses: Raw material for pulp and paper, construction material, furniture, baskets, mats, sticks for agricultural implements, rafts & wooden wares Propagation: Culm or Rhizome...
Chinese Goddess

Chinese Goddess

EXOTIC Chinese Goddess Scientific Name: Bambusa Multiplex var, riviereorum (R.Maire) Chia & Fung Origin: China Uses: Ornamental Propagation: Rhizome cuttings Rhizome Type: Clump-forming or Sympodial Culms: grows 8-10 ft. tall and culm diameter is .50” Small-sized...
Creeping Bamboo

Creeping Bamboo

EXOTIC Creeping Bamboo Scientific Name: Phyllostachys Spp. Origin: Asia Uses: landscaping gardens and good as ground cover Propagation: Rhizome cuttings Rhizome Type: Running and rhizomes can run between 20-30 feet underground before sprouting. Culms: can grow from 6”...
Dwarf Bamboo

Dwarf Bamboo

EXOTIC Dwarf Bamboo Scientific Name: Arundinaria Pygmaea (Sasa pygmaea) Origin: Japan Uses: nice in waterside gardens and for larger patio containers Propagation: Clump division Rhizome Type: Clump-forming Culms: grows to a height of 10-15 inches & 0.03-0.13cm...