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Q.bamboo plant in the desert

Zone abu dhabi | Anonymous added on February 15, 2020 | Answered

hello, thank u for the information in your site
I am building a 100 acre farm in the desert of egypt, temperature is 50 degrees in summer. I have deep well water can irrigate easily. what kind of bamboo you recommend to plant there ? where to buy ? and does it need special treatment with this temperature ?
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Answered on February 16, 2020

Well water may contain contaminants that could affect your plants' health. Here is an article:


Bamboo can be grown in desert conditions if you get the right cultivar and provide irrigation when needed. Visit your area plant nursery for guidance. If they don't carry it, you can buy it online at several reputable garden retailers.

For bamboo, here is an article on its care:

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