Bamboo watches are becoming increasingly popular within the watch market and for good reason. We can sustainably harvest the wood and worked to create some of the most beautiful timepieces. Furthermore; the natural properties of bamboo make it an ideal choice for watch makers. BAMBOO: THE ECO-FRIENDLY CHOICE Bamboo is a naturally sustainable wood source and therefore does not put much strain on the environment. Amazingly, bamboo has been measured to grow up to 39 inches in one day! Generally, it only takes a year for bamboo to reach it’s full height and 2-4 years for full maturation (upon which the bamboo is at it’s hardest). This short growth period makes bamboo an extremely attractive option for making wood products. It’s easy to see why it is a renewable and sustainable resource that does not contribute to deforestation. A GREAT WOOD FOR WATCHES We have established why bamboo is a good choice from an environmental stand point, but what makes it a good choice for making watches? Well, bamboo has several properties that make it a great choice for watch making.