The bamboo stake is produced in abundance in various eastern countries (China, India, Pakistan, Indonesia, Malaysia, etc.) from which it is imported already prepared in bundles. The work to obtain the finished product is long and laborious and is done by small family businesses, which then deliver the prepared rods to traders and exporters. Bamboo has most of the solid stalk, so it is characterized by a high resistance and elasticity, with a duration, which varies according to the material, from 4-5 up to 7-10 years.
The cost of this exotic material is not high and this can make it convenient to use when looking for a brace functionality only in the first years after implantation. Small trunks. Small trunks of species are used that can withstand stump cutting (black locust, chestnut) or others grown in lean and poor environments.