Bamboo Magazine

BAMBOO is the official quarterly magazine of the American Bamboo Society, published in both digital and printed formats. A subscription to BAMBOO is included with ABS memberships. A sample previous issue and recent tables of contents are freely available to all.

All types of bamboo-related material can be found in BAMBOO; for example, how-to articles on growing and propagation of bamboo, reports of newly discovered species, book reports, event announcements, articles by bamboo artists and musicians, travelogues, and letters to the editor. Articles and news from all over the world give the magazine an international feel. The digital version has full-color images as well.

BAMBOO Magazine is always seeking written and pictorial contributions. This is YOUR magazine, so please send material relating to any aspect of bamboo, no matter how long or short, to

If you are an ABS member, you may download the latest issue online.

If you are not a member, please join us, receive BAMBOO Magazine, and support the work of the ABS.