Fargesia scabrida T.P.Yi

First published in J. Bamboo Res. 4(2): 24 (1985)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is China (S. Gansu, Sichuan). It is a bamboo and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Descriptions

Morphology General Habit
Perennial; caespitose. Rhizomes short; pachymorph. Culms 200-400 cm long; 7-10 mm diam.; woody. Culm-internodes terete; 20 cm long; distally hispid. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement several; in a horizontal line; with subequal branches; thinner than stem. Culm-sheaths hispid; hairy above; with dark brown hairs; setose on shoulders. Culm-sheath ligule 2-6 mm high; ciliate. Culm-sheath blade linear; as wide as sheath at base; reflexed. Leaf-sheaths glabrous on surface. Leaf-sheath oral hairs scanty. Ligule a ciliolate membrane. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath; petiole 0.1-0.2 cm long. Leaf-blades lanceolate; 7-12 cm long; 10-15 mm wide. Leaf-blade venation with 8-10 secondary veins; with distinct cross veins. Leaf-blade apex attenuate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowering specimens unknown.
Distribution
Asia-temperate: China.
Reference
Bambuseae. Yi 2002.
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Sources

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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