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How Bamboo Grows

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We’ve all heard that bamboo is the fastest growing plant in the world, but exactly how fast does it grow? According to Guinness World Records, some species of bamboo can grow up to 2.91 feet in a single day. That means it grows almost 1.5 inches every hour! So, how does this incredibly fast-growing plant grow anyway? Below Ground Like all plants, bamboo starts out as a seed. The...

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Bamboo and Its Many Productive Talents

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There is an ancient saying in Asian that goes something like this: “A man is born in a bamboo cradle and goes away in a bamboo coffin. Everything in between is possible with bamboo!” Nature is usually never wrong (or is at least a force to be reckoned with), and so much of this saying is true. Right now, you can find everything from edible bamboo shoots and...

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