Susanne Lucas and Ned Jaquith admire a majestic bamboo.

Beautiful, feathery foliage of P. edulis Moso. Ned and his Dogs.

Campfire by the bamboo grove

Kerry Huang, Traditional Cooking with Bamboo

photo copyright: Ned Jaquith 2007
Borinda papyrifera




Bamboo Camp Out / Potluck: July 21st
at Bamboo Garden
(Ned Jaquith Foundation)


PNW American Bamboo Society
Portland Bamboo Festival: July22nd
at Hoyt Arboretum

more schedule information coming soon! 



photo copyright: Ned Jaquith 2003
Phyllostachys bambusoides 'Richard Haubrich'

A giant bamboo wheel, constructed by members of the European Bamboo Society



He looks on Lovingly,

The Old Man and His Dog,
At the Giant Grasses
He tends.
Grown mighty with his care
And understanding
They bow in greeting 
And smile as he passes.

Photo copyright: Susanne Lucas 2014
Moso Forest in Taiwan


Charissa Brock's Bamboo Lamps hanging from the bamboo groves

Beautiful black canes of the Phyllostachys nigra are among the most prized by wood workers