The symbol of elegance, permanence, flexibility and plasticity, good education, a long friendship, longevity and flowering age (continuous green). Bamboo represents the perfect person, who might be tempted to storm, but then rises again.

In Chinese it means the plant of longevity, filial virtue, as well as winter, because, along with plums and pine, bamboo is one of her three friends. The emblem of the Buddha. Sometimes, it is a symbol of the scientist, who apparently held proudly, and inside - the emptiness and nothingness. Semikolenchataya bamboo stick is seven degrees of initiation and sorcery. Bamboo with swallow represent friendship, with cranes - long life and happiness.

The Japanese bamboo symbolizes loyalty and truthfulness.