Definition of sacred bamboo in English:

sacred bamboo


  • another term for nandina
    • ‘Unfortunately when people hear the word "bamboo" they think invasive grasses, but Japanese sacred bamboo isn't a bamboo at all.’
    • ‘Ever evolving, the spa has just begun to plant a sacred bamboo grove, based on traditional contemplation gardens found at temples in Japan.’
    • ‘They will also plant a sacred bamboo at the moongate, a traditional Chinese front entrance to the Chinese medicinal herb collection in the garden, which is in the shadow of an established ginkgo.’