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Hmong basket making. Part 3. A lesson in splitting bamboo.
BASKETMAKER #21 Winter 1989 (v.6) pg. 27

A summary of temperate climate (zones 5-9) bamboos and how they grow.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1991 (v.75#5) pg. 39

The preparation and use of bamboo poles for quads. How to reinforce bamboo poles with fiberglass gauze drywall tape and epoxy resin.
CQ. THE RADIO AMATEUR'S JOURNAL Apr 1984 (v.40#4) pg. 98

Hardy bamboos for northern gardens. Describes bamboo's growth habits, and gives instructions for transplanting, care, containment and harvesting. Accompanying chart lists 24 species of hardy bamboos.
FINE GARDENING #5 Jan-Feb 1989 pg. 30
Added Info FINE GARDENING #7 May-Jun 1989 pg. 4
Added Info FINE GARDENING #9 Sep-Oct 1989 pg. 4

Fencing with bamboo. How to construct simple, but decorative, fences by wiring together horizontal and vertical lengths of bamboo.
FINE GARDENING #15 Sep-Oct 1990 pg. 62

Advice on growing bamboo in containers.
FINE GARDENING #20 Jul-Aug 1991 pg. 14

Advice on eradicating Japanese bamboo (Polygonum cuspidatum).
FINE GARDENING #26 Jul-Aug 1992 pg. 14

Bamboo ground covers. Advice on selection, cultivation, containment, etc.
FINE GARDENING #45 Sep-Oct 1995 pg. 54
Added Info FINE GARDENING #48 Mar-Apr 1996 pg. 4

How to grow dwarf, ground-cover bamboos which never get above 12" to 18" in height.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1987 (v.31#2) pg. 34

How to grow bamboo indoors in pots.
FLOWER & GARDEN Oct-Dec 1988 (v.32#6) pg. 74

Bamboo, the easy exotic. Advice on selecting, planting and caring for bamboo.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1996 (v.40#1) pg. 30
Added Info FLOWER & GARDEN Jun-Jul 1996 (v.40#3) pg. 12

Tips on how to kill a huge stand of bamboo.
HORTICULTURE Nov 1994 (v.72#9) pg. 10

Advice on dividing and transplanting yellow-groove bamboo (Phyllostachys ureosulcata).
HORTICULTURE Jul-Aug 1999 (v.96#6) pg. 12

How to split bamboo for kites.
KITE LINES Summer-Fall 1985 (v.5#4) pg. 24

A guide to raising perennial foodstuffs. Covers asparagus, rhubarb, dandelions, bamboo, Jerusalem artichokes, Egyptian onion and day lilies.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #50 Mar-Apr 1978 pg. 62

How to preserve bamboo shoots by drying or salting.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1977 (v.24#10) pg. 32

Grow your own patch of bamboo.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1980 (v.27#10) pg. 88

How to construct a trellis or fence from bamboo.
ORGANIC GARDENING Dec 1991 (v.38#9) pg. 76

Tip on harvesting bamboo and using it for plant stakes.
ORGANIC GARDENING Dec 1995 (v.42#9) pg. 63

Tips on getting rid of bamboo.
ORGANIC GARDENING Jan 1996 (v.43#1) pg. 21

How to grow bamboo in your backyard for use as stakes, and in trellises, garden screens, fences, etc. Includes tips on choosing the right variety, how to keep it from spreading, and how to harvest and cure it.
SUNSET Mar 1977 (v.158#3) pg. 212

How to re-establish a clump of giant timber bamboo.
SUNSET May 1978 (v.160#5) pg. 294

Tips on using bamboo as a building material for fences, gates, walks, etc.
SUNSET Apr 1984 (v.172#4) pg. 273

How to grow dwarf sasa bamboo as a pot plant.
SUNSET Feb 1986 (v.176#2) pg. 188

How to get rid of both running and clumping bamboo.
SUNSET Nov 1989 (v.183#5) pg. 210

Building with bamboo. A summary of the many uses for bamboo poles (fences, screens and water pipes).
SUNSET Jul 1994 (v.193#1) pg. 88

Bamboo for indoors. A list of 10 bamboos for the house and advice on how to train (restrain) them.
SUNSET Dec 1996 (v.197#6) pg. 54B