River Cane Plant - Bamboo

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All bare-root plants we ship will be freshly dug and shipped to arrive in excellent condition with a 1-year warranty.

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  • 5
    River Cane Plant- Bamboo

    Posted by Brittany Jones on 30th Aug 2019

    I just love this so exotic.

  • 5
    River Cane Plant- Bamboo

    Posted by Leona Hemp on 29th Aug 2019

    This looks great where I planted it.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.


River Cane Plant-Bamboo  is a Consistently Green plant that Maintains its Color all Year Round

Bamboo As the name suggests, it is often found growing natively along riverbanks but has an adaptation to most soils. The plant grows in groups of colonies, thickets or vast canebrakes. It is not uncommon to spot a native thicket under trees along a river. The green stems are coarse in feel, hollow inside and round. Its leaves have a maximum length of 11.7 inches and a width of 2cm to 4cm. River Cane’s flowers have panicle and raceme formations and exhibit short spikes. It rarely produces seeds but when it does, its fruits which are in the caryopsis classification and do not exceed a length of 8mm.

River Cane Plant-Bamboo Planted along Riverbanks and at Home will Mature well in Loamy Soil with Good Drainage, 

It is vital for one seeking to replant this native plant to uproot it with its culms, rhizomes, and roots, and still retain a considerable chunk of its original soil.
Most importantly, uprooting is best done during early spring and winter. River Cane flourishes in moving water. Despite its ability to withstand periods of dryness, it is crucial that they maintain wet soil around the roots, especially during hot summers to ensure its continued vitality. After maturation and harvesting of River Cane, it picks up a walnut color. It is highly suitable for an interior decorative due to its natural appeal and warm glow. Anyone looking to liven up a corner of a room or a table set will have satisfactory results by just placing River Cane stems in a vase.

River Cane Plant-Bamboo is used for many different things in the Cherokee culture

In the Cherokee culture, River Cane is used to weave baskets, craft blowguns, make furniture, fishing poles, mats, and roofs. It also gives shining clay pots a beautiful customized finish.

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