This Pagoda style patio umbrella is a great accessory to compliment your garden and your outdoor furniture. The post is made from bamboo and the top cloth is made from 180g/ãŽ¡ polyester. It can be used alone or use in conjunction with patio furniture with the hole for the parasol. The umbrella can be easily opened and closed using the pull rope on a double pulley configuration. This is a great product to have in your garden and patio.