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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Phyllostachys aureosulcata   FAMILY Poaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Phyllostachys aureosulcata   FAMILY Poaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Yellow-groove Bamboo


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image of Phyllostachys aureosulcata, Yellow-groove Bamboo

Caryn Rickel, Institute of Invasive Bamboo Research, Bugwood.org    bug_5506159

April        CT

Pemberwick Park

Lower portion of culm may be geniculate (zigzag) at the nodes, per Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide.

image of Phyllostachys aureosulcata, Yellow-groove Bamboo

Caryn Rickel, Institute of Invasive Bamboo Research, Bugwood.org    bug_5506160

April        CT

Pemberwick Park

Red arrows indicate faint yellow groove on every other internode, per www.invasive.org.

image of Phyllostachys aureosulcata, Yellow-groove Bamboo

Caryn Rickel, Institute of Invasive Bamboo Research, Bugwood.org    bug_5475474

Month Unknown        CT

Culms usually 2-4cm diameter, potentially to about 10m tall, per Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide.

 

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

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Phyllostachys aureosulcata   FAMILY Poaceae

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3894

Grass, Sedge, or Rush; Tree
Perennial

Non-native: China

Habitat: Cultivated as an ornamental, persistent or spreading from plantings, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:

FRUIT:

 

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