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Q.Is This An Invasive Bamboo?

Zone Hull | Anonymous added on July 14, 2021 | Answered

I am hoping this is a bamboo and not some kind of Knotweed, could you advise please, the picture is a sample, it is growing to about 5 foot in a couple of days and is hollow. New shoots seem to appear every couple of days

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Answered on August 2, 2021

The leaves on bamboo are more linear and the leaves on Japanese knotweed are more triangular. You don't want either one growing in your yard (or your concrete) so I suggest getting rid of this as soon as possible. Here is more:



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