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