We live off of a busy road in Hawaii and needed a gate to enclose our courtyard area to keep the dog and cat enclosed. With access to bamboo, I decided to make a gate from pallets and bamboo. Submitted by: Clint Blunt !
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Bamboo has bad reputation for spreading far and wide, making it difficult to keep in check. With these handy tips, you can tame bamboo before it gets out of control, and create a serene backdrop for your garden.
The bamboo creates a lush natural green screen. Gracilis bamboo is a clumping variety rather than a running bamboo. This means unlike other bamboo varieties it can be contained in a 1 metre wide garden bed and grow to a height of metres.
Digging a small trench around bamboo is a good way to keep it from spreading to unwanted areas. Or use an underground barrier of around inches. Planting the bamboo on a raised surface will lessen the depth needed for a trench or barrier