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This species is accepted, and its native range is China (Guangxi).

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Morphology General Habit
Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms erect; nodding at the tip; 500-800 cm long; 25-35 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; 35-40 cm long; distally glabrous. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement several. Culm-sheaths deciduous; glabrous; convex at apex; auriculate; with unequal auricles; setose on shoulders; shoulders with curved hairs. Culm-sheath ligule 1 mm high; entire. Culm-sheath blade lanceolate, or narrowly ovate; deciduous; erect. Leaves cauline. Ligule an eciliate membrane. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate; 11-16 cm long; 15-20 mm wide. Leaf-blade surface pubescent; hairy abaxially. Leaf-blade margins scabrous. Leaf-blade apex acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering specimens unknown.
Distribution
Asia-temperate: China.
Reference
Bambuseae. Chia & Fung 2002.

Native to:

China Southeast

Bambusa mollis L.C.Chia & H.L.Fung appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Acta Phytotax. Sin. 19: 377 (1981)

Accepted by

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2006). Poaceae Flora of China 22: 1-733. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2006). Poaceae Flora of China 22: 1-733. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0