Dan & Annemarie Burke wrote:
>> Does anyone here know much about bamboo?
There is a plant known as Goldern Groove Bamboo
"Golden/yellow groove bamboo"
3-10m x3-4cm Groves on clum internode yellow, variety, yellow or gold
much used in ornemental. Very hardy species, and can withstand frost and
cold temperature -20C, Origin China.
In USA is used as fishing pole and for staking. Wood not very good quality.