With etymological origin in the Portuguese language, the term bamboo refers to a plant which is native to the India and that belongs to the family group of grasses . Their stalks they can reach a height of about twenty meters, being used for the production of different objects thanks to their resistance.
Bamboos have different types of leaves according to him sector in which they originate. While the stem leaves are browned, those that grow on the branches have a greenish hue. his flowering On the other hand, it is unusual.
The main peculiarity of bamboo is that grows very fast . This ability to reproduction makes it be considered as a ecological material for manufacturing and construction since it is a resource that is renewed almost constantly.
Bamboo has multiple uses. One of the most common is the development of furniture: chairs , tables , Beds , etc. Can also be built bamboo houses , with walls and ceilings of this material. Hats , flips flops and baskets are others of the products They are made with this plant.
On the other hand, when its pulp is processed and obtained, bamboo can be used for the production of paperboard , paper and textile fibers . This versatility led to man to grow bamboo in artificial environments, such as greenhouses and laboratories.
In the same way, we cannot forget that bamboo is also used inside the kitchen. Thus, for example, it is very common for Chinese cuisine to find dishes with the same as would be the case with mushrooms with bamboo.
It is considered to be a food that brings with it a remarkable series of advantages such as these:
-Favors the good condition of the bones and skin. In the case of bones it is a good option to include it in the diet because it makes a good contribution of silicon.
-It is established that it is a good ally for women who are in the menopause phase.
-It provides high levels of fiber, hence it helps to maintain the intestinal transit in perfect condition.
-It is also satiating, so it helps keep hunger under control.
-It is low in calories, so it happens to be an interesting food for people who want to lose weight.
Beyond what he did for him human being , animals also make use of bamboo. This plant, for example, is the main component of the diet of Panda bears .
In addition to all of the above, we cannot ignore that one of the most relevant songs within the discography of Spanish singer Miguel Bosé has precisely the title “Bambú”. It was the single that opened the album "The boys do not cry" and was presented in society in the year 1990. In the same way, it should be noted that there was much talk about the composition and that there were even numerous theories about his lyrics. Theories among which I was coming to explain what a specific sexual relationship was.