How to Grow Shaped Bamboo Plants?

Answer Little bamboo-like plants are used in homes as additions to the décor, and generally they are thought of as bringing luck or prosperity. To make them more interesting, lucky bamboo shoots can be f... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Grow Shaped Bamboo Plants

How do i grow bamboo plants?

Acquire a CuttingSelect a bamboo variety. Bamboo comes in several hundred varieties; some can grow 20 feet high. Before acquiring a cutting, determine the bamboo's characteristics. Running bamboo s... Read More »

Do bamboo plants grow faster with water or soil?

True bamboo (from the family Poaceae) cannot grow in standing water, but it will grow quickly in most types of soil. Most houseplants sold as bamboo are actually Dracaena sanderiana, which can grow... Read More »

How do I cut down bamboo plants?

Cut down bamboo with garden shears or pruners for smaller shoots. A fine-toothed handsaw or chainsaw may be necessary to cut larger bamboo canes. Cut canes and shoots as close to the ground as poss... Read More »

Are bamboo plants toxic?

On One Hand: Most Bamboo Plants are Non-ToxicThere are more than 400 common species of bamboo plants that can be raised in the United States and Canada and are non-toxic to humans, animals and bird... Read More »