Bamboo Plants
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My bamboo that I planted last year has very thin stalks

Zone Binbrook, Ontario | Anonymous added on August 22, 2019 | Answered

Is this normal, should I do something ?

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on August 23, 2019

I think the photo with the article below has thin stalks. It seems to depend on the variety. Widths vary up to more than 8 inches. See if you can find the variety you have and what the expected width will be. Here is general care:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/bamboo/caring-for-bamboo-plants-in-your-garden.htm
https://extension.tennessee.edu/publications/Documents/W220.pdf

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