Taxon: Bambusa blumeana Schult. & Schult. f.

 
Genus: Bambusa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Bambusoideae
      Tribe: Bambuseae
Nomen number: 403370
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 7(2):1343. 1830
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Mar-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control (fide Bamboo World)
  • Environmental: shade/shelter (fide Bamboo World)
  • Human food: vegetable (fide Pl Res SEAs 7:60. 1995)
  • Materials: cane (raw material for paper and cane for construction, basketry, chopsticks, etc. fide Pl Res SEAs 7:60. 1995; Bamboo World)
  • Materials: fiber (raw material for paper and cane for construction, basketry, chopsticks, etc. fide Pl Res SEAs 7:60. 1995; Bamboo World)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia - Java, - Kalimantan, - Lesser Sunda Islands, - Sumatra; Malaysia - Sabah, - Sarawak

  • Naturalized:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Philippines

  • Cultivated:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Malaysia; Philippines

References:

  • Dransfield, S. The bamboos of Sabah. 1992 (Bamboo Sabah)
  • Dransfield, S. & E. A. Widjaja, eds. 1995. Bamboos (Pl Res SEAs) 7:60.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Ohrnberger, D. The bamboos of the world. 1999 (Bamboo World)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Roxas, C. A. 1998. Conservation and improvement of bamboo genetic resources in the Philippines (Bamboo Rattan) 103-136.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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