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Taxon: Bambusa multiplex (Lour.) Raeusch. ex Schult. & Schult. f.

 
Genus: Bambusa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Nomen number: 6391
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 7(2):1350. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 49 (17 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Chinese dwarf bamboo  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • Chinese-goddess bamboo  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • hedge bamboo  (Source: AH USDA) - English
  • Oriental hedge bamboo  (Source: AH USDA) - English
  • hōrai-chiku  (Source: Bamboo World) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • xiao shun zhu  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: boundary/barrier/support; ornamental
  • Materials: cane; cane

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated



    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Northern America
    • United States

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand


    Other (probable origin s.e. Asia)

References:

  1. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  2. Dransfield, S. & E. A. Widjaja, eds. 1995. Bamboos. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 7:65.
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource).
  5. Giraldo-Cañas, D. 2011. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en Colombia. Darwiniana 49:139-247.
  6. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  7. Howell, C. J. & J. W. D. Sawyer. 2006. New Zealand naturalised vascular plant checklist
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States
  10. Ohrnberger, D. 1999. The bamboos of the world.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  12. Randall, R. P. 2007. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status.
  13. Stapleton, C. M. A. 1994. The bamboos of Nepal and Bhutan Part I: Bambusa, Dendrocalamus, Melocanna, Cephalostachyum, Teinostachyum, and Pseudostachyum (Gramineae: Poaceae, Bambusoideae). Edinburgh J. Bot. 51:14-15.
  14. Stapleton, C. 1994. Bamboos of Nepal: an illustrated guide
  15. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  16. Young, R. A. & J. R. Haun. 1961. Bamboo in the United States: description, culture and utilization. U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 193:38.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=6391. Accessed 19 July 2019.