Lucky Bamboo for Prosperity & Wealth

Is Lucky Bamboo a Bamboo?

Lucky Bamboo
Lucky Bamboo – Decorated and Sold

Many wouldn’t know that Lucky Bamboo isn’t a bamboo at all. They are not from a bamboo family but belong to a different species called as Dracaena.

Lucky Bamboo Stack
Lucky Bamboo Stack

The lucky bamboo has so many names – curly bamboo, Chinese water bamboo, friendship bamboo, Goddess of Mercy plant, Belgian evergreen and ribbon plant…

Lucky Bamboo Glass Bowl
Lucky Bamboo in Glass Bowl

It is believed that keeping the lucky bamboo inside the house or a workplace brings happiness and prosperity. No wonder why this plant sells more. China and Taiwan seems to be the top most exporters of Lucky Bamboo.

Lucky Bamboo Shop
Lucky Bamboo Shop

All the photographs in the post were captured in a stall in  Lalbagh Botanical Gardens during the annual flower conducted in the month of January 2015.

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