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Taxon: Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J. C. Wendl.

 
Genus: Bambusa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Bambusinae
Nomen number: 6438
Place of publication: Coll. pl. 2:26, t. 47. 1808, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: a conserved name (nom. cons.; Shenzhen ICN App. IV) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9)
Name Verified on: 29-Aug-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Aug-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Mayaguez (MAY)
Accessions: 12 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: boundary/barrier/support; boundary/barrier/support; boundary/barrier/support; ornamental
  • Materials: cane; fiber (primarily for making paper); fiber
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan]


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Spain [Canary Islands]

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines

    Northern America
    • United States

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Other (probable origin s.e. Asia)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=6438. Accessed 15 December 2018.