Bamboo is one of the fastest growing plants on the planet with growth rates of 100 cm in 24 hours. However, the growth rate depends on the local soil and climatic conditions.
Rich bamboo fields are mainly in Asia. A large bamboo plant can grow to a length of 30 meters high, reaching a diameter of 15-20 cm. However, the size range of bamboo depends on its type, the smallest bamboo tree canbe of only a few centimeters high when fully riped, or it can be up to a height of 15 to 40 meters, depending on the type of bamboo. Many tropical species of bamboo die in freezing temperatures, while some of the more durable species and can survive in low temperatures of minus 29 ° centigrade.