EPPO Global Database

Guadua angustifolia(GUDAN)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: GUDAN
  • Preferred name: Guadua angustifolia
  • Authority: Kunth


Tropical South America. The largest and economically most important bamboo in the Western Hemisphere

Common names
Name Language
Colombian thorny bamboo English
guadua English
guadua à feuilles étroites French
caña guayaquil Spanish (BO)
bambu-colombiano Portuguese
caña-guadua Portuguese
бамбук гуадуа Russian