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World Bamboo Day 2021 - Spread The Word to Plant Bamboo

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World Bamboo Day 2021 - Spread The Word to Plant Bamboo

Today is World Bamboo Day! (18th September) Here are some interesting facts about bamboo: It makes up 99% of the Giant Panda's diet. Bamboo can grow 3 feet tall in just 24 hours and full size in 3-5 years in the right conditions. Bamboo has a greater tensile strength than steel so can be used in construction. All parts of the plant can be used and has such a wide range of uses including construction, fabrics, clothing, furniture, utensils, toothbrushes, straws, in deodorant, food and medicines, charcoal, paper, pulp and more! Due to its rapid growth, a grove of bamboo...

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