Bamboo – Thyrsostachys siamensis

Thyrsostachys siamensis

Excellent quality specimens available from Thailand.

Uses:

  • This bamboo is excellent for construction purposes;
  • Used for baskets, chopsticks, umbrella and broom handles, handicrafts and fishing rods;
  • Good source of pulp for paper production;
  • The shoots are edible and of highest quality;
  • Also a popular ornamental, planted in rows as wind-break.

Thyrsostachys siamensis