Bamboo privacy screen

Video: Clumping Bamboo Uses and Growing Tips

A very informative video presented by Queensland based Horticultural presenter Adam Woodhams.

Gracilis bamboo screen

Home Isolation during COVID-19

Home isolation is the perfect time to plant bamboo plants that are delivered to your door.

Bamboo Planting Spaces

For varieties suitable to grow in suburban yards, clumping bamboo is best planted with 1 to 1.5m spaces between each plant.

Bamboo Maintenance

It is easy to maintain your Bamboo clump to ensure that it is healthy and provides the desired results at all times. Whether it is part of a screen or hedge, or a stand alone feature, the process is the same.

Mulch bamboo plant in winter

Planting Bamboo in Winter

Winter is a great time of the year for planting Bamboo. If planted during winter, the plants concentrate on establishing an active root system ready to start producing new stems in the warmer months.

Gracilis Bamboo plant pot size comparison

Bamboo plant pot sizes

Comparing the prices of bamboo plants in the varying different pot sizes can be very misleading. As there are no standards, it is important to consider what is in the pot, not just the pot size and the price attached. 

Grow bamboo plants in pots

Growing Bamboo Plants in Pots

Bamboo grown in a pot is ideal for those balconies or patios with tight spaces. It can create that tall vertical privacy screen to protect your courtyard, or that soft ornamental feature that will be the envy of all who visit.

How to plant Bamboo and when to plant bamboo

Bamboo Planting Tips

Bamboo plants can be planted at any time of the year. In the cooler months they won’t show much vertical growth, but rather concentrate on establishing their roots in the new environment, ready for the weather to warm up. In the warm months they will continue producing new stems as well as establish themselves in the new environment.