Bamboo can grow up to thirty-five inches (ninety-one centimeters) in a single day.

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Some forward lookers see bamboo as being the primary building material for the not-too-distant future. It grows to full size in about 3 years whereas pine and other wood species take about 25 – 50 years. And it will grow almost anywhere as it is very invasive.