English | 2015 | ISBN: 3319141325 | 356 pages | PDF | 13,6 MB
This book presents the state-of-the-art knowledge on bamboo. It starts with an introduction to the plant??s biology, its taxonomy, habitat, morphology and growth.
The cultivation of bamboo is discussed in terms of silviculture, pests and diseases, and harvesting techniques. The book is completed by a comprehensive presentation of the properties of bamboo, its utilization and its preservation.