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
He looks on Lovingly,
The Old Man and His Dog,
At the Giant Grasses
Grown mighty with his care
They bow in greeting
And smile as he passes.
Beautiful black canes of the Phyllostachys nigra are among the most prized by wood workers