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Live Bamboo Auction
15th Annual Texas Bamboo Festival
Saturday Afternoon, August 25, 2007

Bamboo Plants to be offered in the Live Auction

  • 3 Bambusa multiplex 'Fernleaf' donated by Harry Simmons
  • Bambusa tuldoides 'Clone X' donated by Steve Muzos, Bamboo Bend
  • Hibanobambusa tranquillans 'Shiroshima' donated by Kaylen Savoie
  • Phyllostachys nigra (grown from tissue culture) donated by Chris DeRosa - New England Bamboo Company
  • Phyllostachys viridis 'Houzeau'donated by Harry Simmons
  • 2 Pleioblastus simonii variegatus donated by Harry Simmons
  • 2 Pleioblastus gramineus donated by Harry Simmons
Bamboo Root Carving - donated by Betsy Browder, College Station
Bamboo Root Carving - donated by Betsy Browder, College Station

Additional Items for Auction (some items will be for the Raffle)

  • Book: Building Bamboo Fences by Isao Yoshikawa - an incredible book with history, pictures and instructions on building Japanese style bamboo fences - donated by Jim and Judith Bussey
  • Bamboo Tile Pendant - donated by Spirit Mama
  • Bamboo Caligraphy - donated by Cecilia Ling
  • Framed Bamboo Kite - donated by Greg Kono
  • Gently Used Silk Hawaiian Shirt with Bamboo Motif - size Large - donated by Steve Muzos
  • Bamboo Root Carving - donated by Jon & Betsy Browder, College Station, TX
  • Bamboo soap, bamboo airfreshener, bamboo business card holder and a sheet of bamboo veneer - donated by Harry Simmons
  • A "Garden Compass Post, 6"x6", 32" tall, bright red background with black kanji symbols on a white square that represent the four directions; north, south, east and west. Retail value $125. - donated by Edimoto

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