Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1166

Grass, Sedge, or Rush, Shrub
Perennial

Non-native: Japan
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare (cultivated as an ornamental)

Look for it to be persistent or spreading from plantings, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:

FRUIT:

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Pseudosasa japonica   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Pseudosasa japonica   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Pseudosasa japonica

SYNONYMOUS WITH Sasa japonica

 

COMMON NAME:
Arrow Bamboo