gw newbie seeks many young bamboo seeds

hebusjebusDecember 9, 2007

hello from georgia

i am currently looking for bamboo and since i know nothing about the subject thought i would ask for seeds. any help in getting started with bamboo growing would be appreciated

thanks

john

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kudzu9(Zone 8a - PNW)

John-
Here is a link to start your education. You may find the paragraph on seeds and flowering instructive...

Here is a link that might be useful: Bamboo

    Bookmark   December 9, 2007 at 6:25PM
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bamboowho(z5 MO)

bamboo doesn't flower yearly like most plants and it dies a lot of the time when it does. Sometimes a hundred years between flowering.

    Bookmark   February 19, 2008 at 8:10PM
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vancleaveterry

Bamboo seeds are offered on ebay on a regular basis. I've never tried to grow any myself so can't tell you how hard or easy they are to grow.

I think if you search a few pages back of this bamboo forum's past postings, you'll find discussions on germintion.

    Bookmark   February 19, 2008 at 11:12PM
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MacDaddy(z6a NY)

I've started moso and it was easy. Just like lawn seed.

    Bookmark   March 2, 2008 at 6:29PM
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