Can I get my bamboo to produce more stalks?|
The Dracaena Sanderia bamboo is unable to reproduce more stalks. The only growth occurs at the shoots of leaves, in which cutting them off will produce more leaves. If the stalks are cut, the part wit
How often should I water the bamboo?|
Depending on the receding rate of the water level, it should be kept consistently at least ¼ the height of the bamboo stalk or above the rocks level for arrangements. We recommend watering the bamboo
Can I grow the bamboos outside?|
No. Our lucky bamboos are indoor bamboo and are not to be grown in soil.
Will the bamboos grow 30ft. tall like the ones my neighbors have?|
No. Ours are of the non-soil type (Dracaena Sanderia) and slow growing at the shoots of leaves only. The stalks are preset at a permanent height. Bamboos grown in the ground are of a different species
Do I need to transplant the bamboos into a larger container?|
The stalks of our lucky bamboo, Dracaena Sanderia, will not grow in height nor in diameter. The leaves however will continue to grow over time and can be trimmed. The roots will also grow as wel
Lucky Bamboo (Lighting)|
Lucky Bamboo (Dracaena Sanderia) thrive in indirect sunlight. Full sun will cause the leaves to turn yellow. Even filtered direct sunlight may harm your plant. Lucky bamboo like room temperature clim
What should I do if I have cloudy water in my Bamboo arrangement?|
There are two causes for cloudy bamboo water: (1) stagnant/sitting water (2) tap water that dries and solidifies over time.
We generally advise to change and check the water frequently. Water that
Meaning of Lucky Bamboo|
Traditional Feng Shui practitioners believe that the number of lucky bamboo stalks has meaning when put together in an arrangement, especially when given as gift. Luckily for us, almost any number of
Do you have any bamboo stalks taller than 40"?|
Unfortunately at this time we do not carry any stalks taller than what is available online.
How do I get my bamboo stalk to curl?|
Once the stalk matures, they are not flexible enough to train with wires. However, the shoots of leaves can be trained to curl and they will eventually mature into a new stalk.
My bamboo leaves are getting too bushy on top, is it safe to trim them?|
Yes, the layered cone of leaves can be cut to your preferred height and eventually the leaves center will grow again slowly which can be trimmed again later.
What should I do when the bamboo leaves turn yellow?|
The most common factors for yellowing leaves are either too much sunlight; and/or too salty or heavily-fluoridated tap water. It is best to keep the bamboo away from sunlight and to use filtered w
Do I have to remove the bamboos from the water gel immediately upon arrival?|
It is recommended to at least remove the bags of bamboos from the box and stand them upright as soon as possible but it is not necessary to rinse off the water gel immediately. The bamboos can st
What is lucky bamboo?|
Lucky bamboo is most common house or office plant. The botanical name for the lucky bamboo is Dracaena Sanderiana. This plant is easy to care for and is thought to bring good fortune and happiness to
How do I get rid of spider mites on my bamboo?|
To get rid of spider mites from your lucky bamboo, you may spray your plant thoroughly with luke warm water. You may need to repeat the mist a couple to times to get rid of these pests.
Meaning of Number of Lucky Bamboo Stalks|
Traditional Feng Shui practitioners believe that the number of lucky bamboo stalks has meaning when put together in an arrangement, especially when given as gift. Luckily for us, almost any numb
How to clean your lucky bamboo|
Keeping your lucky bamboo plant clean will ensure that it will grow healthy and green.
1. Remove lucky bamboo from rocks and vase.
2. Rinse the bamboo and rocks separately
My bamboo is growing a lot, do I need to transplant it to a bigger container?|
It is not necessary to transplant into a bigger container. If the roots are overgrown and clumped up, they can be trimmed back to fit. Overall, the stalk does not grow larger in girth nor height so it
How do I get rid of aphids on my bamboo?|
To get rid of aphids, you may want to use a mild solution of dish soap and water and spray the plant. If this mild-soap solution does not work, you may also want to experiment with insecticidal soap w
Preparing your favors.|
This topic is a big question for many of our customers. We send favors un-assembled to avoid breakage and to lower shipping cost for you. Here are some tips on how to arrange your favors and