All Floras      Advanced Search
FOC Vol. 22 Page 11, 18, 19 Login | eFloras Home | Help
FOC | Family List | FOC Vol. 22 | Poaceae | Bambusa

27. Bambusa ramispinosa L. C. Chia & H. L. Fung, Acta Phytotax. Sin. 19: 373. 1981.

坭黄竹 ni huang zhu

Culms ca. 8 m, to 3.8 cm in diam., basally slightly flexuose, apically drooping; internodes ca. 30 cm, initially white powdery, glabrous; several basal nodes with rings of gray-white silky hairs below sheath scars, branching from 3rd node up. Branches many at mid-culm, central 3 dominant, swollen at base, branchlets of lower branches sometimes shortened into weak thorns. Culm sheaths deciduous, glabrous, apex obliquely truncate; auricles unequal, larger auricle to 2 × size of smaller one, narrowly oblong, ca. 5 mm; oral setae fine, ca. 5 mm; ligule ca. 3 mm, irregularly dentate, very shortly ciliolate or subglabrous; blade erect, narrowly triangular, base nearly 6/7 width of sheath apex. Leaf blade linear-lanceolate to lanceolate, usually 9.5–13 ×1.1–1.6 cm, abaxially pubescent, adaxially glabrous. Inflorescence unknown.

* Plains, slopes. Guangxi (Bobai).


Flora of China @
Browse by
Advanced Search

Flora of China Home




 |  eFlora Home |  People Search  |  Help  |  ActKey  |  Hu Cards  |  Glossary  |