giant bamboo

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Noun1.giant bamboo - immense tropical southeast Asian bamboo with tough hollow culms that resemble tree trunks
bamboo - woody tropical grass having hollow woody stems; mature canes used for construction and furniture
Dendrocalamus, genus Dendrocalamus - giant clump-forming bamboos
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The resistance of three naturally durable heartwood species and a stranded giant bamboo product to fungal and termite (Coptotermes formosanus) attack was evaluated at a test site located near Hilo, Hawaii.
From insects, reptiles, fish and monkeys to bananas, pineapple plants, prickly cacti and giant bamboo - Plantasia has it all, and is perfect for that unique family day out, no matter what the weather.
It is a scene of everyday life for the Akha communities living in the Nam Ha Protected Area, where elephants, gibbons and leopards roam among giant bamboo near villages perched on the banks of a tributary of the Mekong river.
SO I''m lying on a lounger by a kidneyshaped pool when a rain of leaves from the giant bamboo overhead disturbs my peace.