EPPO Global Database

Bambusa tuldoides(BAMTD)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: BAMTD
  • Preferred name: Bambusa tuldoides
  • Authority: Munro


Southern China. Used in handicrafts. Much used for bonsai. The \"belly\" names refer to a cultivar \"Ventricosa\".

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bambusa pallescens (Döll) Hackel
Bambusa pallida Munro
Bambusa ventricosa McClure
Guadua pallescens Döll

Common names
Name Language
Buddha bamboo English
Buddha's belly bamboo English
punting-pole bamboo English
verdant bamboo English
Buddhas-Bauch-Bambus German
ventre de Bouddha French