Saturday, April 28, 2018 - Bamboo Bend Bamboo Dig (Rain Date May 5)
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Light refreshments will be available.
6628 Ruxton Lane, Austin, TX. This is at a house, in a residential area.
For more info call Steve or Anne - 512-301-2929 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Bring reciprocating saws, sharp spades/shovels, loppers, pruning shears, pruning saws, gloves, etc. Several slammers will be available for use on site.
Please bring bags of topsoil/garden soil to fill in the holes from what you dig.
No pets or chain saws.
Bring your own pots or plastic bags to put plants in. I have lots of small (1-3 gal. pots) for sale cheap.
All plants will need protection from wind for your trip home. Bring something to wrap around the canes to transport them, such as bed sheets or Saran Wrap
There is no charge to TBS Members for the plants you dig. Nonmembers can join TBS or pay for plants dug.
Plants available to dig yourself
Bambusa chungii - limited amount, has winter damage*
Bambusa Clone X - limited amount, has winter damage
Bambusa eutuldoides Viridivittata - limited amount, has winter damage
Bambusa multiplex Alphonse Karr*
Bambusa multiplex Goldstripe*
Bambusa oldhamii - limited amount, has winter damage
Bambusa pervariabilis Viridistriatus - limited amount, has winter damage
Bambusa textilis* - limited amount
Bambusa textilis albostriata*
Phyllostachys edulis - Moso from Avery Island*
Phyllostachys nigra ‘Hale’*
Pleioblastus chino ‘Vaginatus Variegatus’
Semiarundinaria fastuosa Temple Bamboo
*These are mature plants, so they are tall and have large rhizomes/root balls