In order to grow a bamboo plant first of all you need to plant it. The first thing which you need to consider for planting a bamboo plant is where to place the plant. Most of the common species of bamboo plants needs at least 6 hours sunlight so you have to choose a place where the plant can get sufficient sunlight. You have to provide the sufficient water to the bamboo plant, besides that you have to provide fertilizer as well as protection for that plant. At the early stages plant needs more protection.
If you have a small place, you have to choose a clump type bamboo plant as these bamboo plants will not spread all over the place. To control the spread o bamboo plant you can use the yearly root pruning of the plant. There are types of bamboo plants which spread and grow faster, however it depends on your need that what kind of bamboo plant you want to select. If you choose a small bamboo plant, it will take around 05 years to become mature. If you want a quick growth then you have to choose a relatively large bamboo plant.