Tool Handle Bamboo

Scientific Name: 
Bambusa tulda
Family Name: 
Poaceae
Plant Description: 
Also known as Tulda Bamboo and Indian Timber bamboo, has very straight, strong culms.
Plant Height: 
to 15m
Plant Width: 
8cm thick each culm
Plant Use: 
Edible
Animal Fodder
Craft/Construction/Fibre
Of Interest: 
Lots of edible shoots, nice straight culms. Is also used in the paper pulp industry and is considered one of the most useful of the clumping bamboo species. Especially good if you want to grow your own replacement tool handles.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Grass
Climate: 
Cool
Temperate
Cool Temperate
Warm Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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