Opportunity to dig some running bamboos: A local to Austin bamboo collector has sold his house and the new owner does not want the bamboo that is in the current landscape. The bamboo is available to be dug from now thru Sept. 25, 2016. The address is 911 Acorn Oaks, Austin, TX 78745. The location is near Wm Cannon and South First. It is not necessary to call in advance. They may be some construction/demolition/remodeling going on there - but the permission has been granted that the bamboo can be dug.
The following bamboo species are available to be dug at this location: Phyllostachys bambusoides, Phyllostachys nigra 'Henon', Phyllostachys rubromarginata, Phyllostachys vivax, Psuedosasa japonica, Psuedosasa amabilis
Saturday, October 15 (1pm - 5pm) and Sunday, October 16 (1pm - 4 pm) - Bamboo Educational Special Exhibition in the Greene Room at Zilker Botanical Garden in conjunction with the Violet Crown Standard Flower Show