Bamboo plants are known for how quickly they grow and how little care they need. They are also extremely strong, which makes them perfect for creating such items as utensil bamboo kitchens. Utensil bamboo kitchens are made from the inner woody stem of the bamboo plant. The coloring is lighter than other wood and bamboo utensils that do not weigh as much. In addition, bamboo does not absorb water like other wood and has anti-bacterial properties. Utensil bamboo kitchens can be said to have a particular beauty all of their own, with an elegant designer appearance. Elongated items such as spoons and spatulas are typically each made from a single piece of bamboo.