Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3479

Grass, Sedge, or Rush, Tree
Perennial

Non-native: China
Documented growing wild in - NC SC

Rare

Look for it to be persistent and spreading from plantings where it has been cultivated as an ornamental, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:

FRUIT:

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Phyllostachys bambusoides   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Phyllostachys bambusoides   FAMILY Poaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Grasses of the US (Hitchcock & Chase, 1950)
Phyllostachys bambusoides

 

COMMON NAME:
Giant Timber Bamboo, Japanese Timber Bamboo