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Semiarundinaria fastuosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Bambusoideae
Supertribe: Bambusodae
Tribe: Bambuseae
Subtribe: Shibataeinae
Genus: Semiarundinaria
Type species
Semiarundinaria fastuosa[1][2]
(Mitford) Makino ex Nakai

Brachystachyum Keng

Semiarundinaria is a genus of East Asian bamboo in the grass family.[2][4]

Semiarundinaria is native to temperate and subtropical woodland in China and Japan. The plants are generally rhizomatous, tall and erect bamboos with cylindrical stems, producing tufts of lanceolate leaves at each node.[5]

  1. Semiarundinaria densiflora - Anhui, Guangdong, Hubei, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Zhejiang
  2. Semiarundinaria fastuosa - Honshu; cultivated in China
  3. Semiarundinaria fortis - Kyushu
  4. Semiarundinaria kagamiana - Honshu
  5. Semiarundinaria shapoensis - Hainan
  6. Semiarundinaria sinica - Jiangsu, Zhejiang
  7. Semiarundinaria yashadake - Japan
formerly included[3]

see Acidosasa Chimonocalamus Fargesia Oligostachyum Phyllosasa Sasaella Sinobambusa Yushania