Monthly Archives: July 2015

Controlling bamboo by Whitney Adams

Discussion led by Whitney at NEC June meeting, Bristol, Rhode Island Handouts included: http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/help-for-the-home-gardener/advice-tips-resources/pests-and-problems/weeds/bamboo.aspx http://www.bamboogarden.com/barrier%20installation.htm Methods included: – removal by hand with tools and machines – digging trenches to control – sand-traps to manage rhizome spread – herbicides – time … Continue reading

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Winter hardiness report from Ned Newton

Winter Status of Bamboo at the Newton’s – Westport, Massachusetts October 2014    vs.  Comments under plant name, June 2015 Strikethrough means removing it from collection or death. Name                           … Continue reading

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