The hardest & tallest grass

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The hardest & tallest grass

  • Bamboo is the hardest & tallest member of the grass family
  • Very few Belizeans use bamboo for buildings. Most people do not know that Belize also grows a lot of bamboo.
  • Bamboo is a major component of this green building. In addition to using it for bamboo windows, there are several compartments that are also made of bamboo, All of the bamboo is harvested from the banks of the second largest river in Belize: The Sibun. Some lengths have been in use for the last twenty years and are still in good shape.
  • Bamboo is one of the most environmentally friendly building materials. It only needs a few years to grow back after harvesting,