Mandatory Disclosure

Bamboo Plantation

The origin of the word ‘’ Bamboo” is derives from the Malay word ‘Mambu”. Malay is the national language of Malaysia and Indonesia. In the forest, a bamboo plant can live for more than 120 years.

Now, I am going to tell you more interesting fact about bamboo plant.

  1. Bamboo is a grass, not a plant.
  2. Bamboo is the fastest growing plant on earth. Some bamboo species can grow upto 41cm(3feet) over a 24-hour period.
  3. Bamboo creates more oxygen than trees.
  4. Bamboo is stronger than steel.
  5. Bamboo is naturally antibacterial.
  6. Bamboo is a nutritious food source.
  7. Bamboo does not require fertilisers or pesticides for optimal growth.
  8. Bamboo is also used as a medicines.
  9. Bamboo provides housing for 15% of the people n the world.
  10. Bamboo survives bombs and natural disaster.

Kiah Jain
Empowering IIA