Trial Plantings - March 2014

In  2012 we began trial plantings of giant tropical bamboo to determine which species would perform the best under local conditions, while Malawi has warm summers and mild winters its rainy season is very short and species need to endure an extended dry season.

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Trial Plantings - March 2015

Updated pics of our the two year old trail plantings, the results are most impressive!

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Nursery Update March 2015

During the course of its first year the nursery has produced over 100 000 quality plants


The tunnel fully planted with B. balcooa


The shadehouse fully planted with D. asper

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New Extended Nursery - Lilongwe October 2014

During the winter we have been busy building the new shadecloth nursery just outside Lilongwe in  Malawi, it will be used to acclimatise plugs and grow them on in bags to be ready for planting at the onset of the rainy season.

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