Bamboos include some of the fastest-growing plants in the world, certain species of bamboo can grow 91 cm within a 24-hour period. Some of the largest timber bamboo can grow over 30 m tall, and be as large as 25–30 cm in diameter!! the bamboo matures between 5 and 8 years. This brief life means culms are ready for harvest and suitable for use in construction within about three to seven years. Bamboos are of notable economic and cultural significance in Asia, being used for building materials, as a food source, and as a versatile raw product.
Bamboo was used by humans for various purposes as construction, textiles, as a writing surface, make weapons, musical instruments... Bamboo has a long history of use in Asia.