Where to find timber bamboo in NJ?

statenislandpalm7a(7a)July 25, 2013

I'm looking for a timber bamboo either vivax or moso. Does anyone know of a nursery in nj that sells this bamboo?

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kentuck_8b(__)

Try these...

Touch the Earth, Inc.
54 Georgian Road
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-538-2218 973-538-7673
Bamboo Bob Foley
touchtheearth@earthlink.net
www.bamboobob.com / idigbamboo.com

New Jersey Bamboo Landscaping
1 Sentry Lane # 533
Chester, NJ 07930
(908) 955 3226
New Jersey Bamboo Landscaping
NewJerseyBamboo@gmail.com
www.njbamboo.com

Kt

    Bookmark   July 25, 2013 at 11:28PM
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statenislandpalm7a(7a)

Neither of them have timber bamboos.

    Bookmark   July 26, 2013 at 10:55AM
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kudzu9(Zone 8a - PNW)

I can't give you a source, but I can tell you to choose moso over vivax if you get snow. Vivax is thin-walled and brittle and breaks under snow loading. I've seen 4" diameter vivax snapped in two because of snow.

    Bookmark   July 26, 2013 at 12:57PM
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stevelau1911

I'm almost certain that somebody has either moso or vivax in NJ on the bambooweb forums within driving distance.

Just off of a simple search, I found somebody in VA with a grove of moso so they probably have many other species too, but there are likely people with timber bamboos withing 100 miles from you location if you are in NJ.
http://www.bambooweb.info/bb/viewtopic.php?p=60001#p60001

    Bookmark   July 29, 2013 at 1:13AM
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steve_nj(7-a)

I have the 'Anderson' moso bamboo. This is a hardier form. Please email me.

    Bookmark   August 21, 2013 at 11:10PM
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