EPPO Global Database

Phyllostachys sulphurea(PLLSU)

Code created in: 2010-12-14

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PLLSU
  • Preferred name: Phyllostachys sulphurea
  • Authority: (Carrière) Rivière & C. Rivière


A spontaneous variant of Phyllostachys viridis, whose culms turn golden, with narrow green stripes. Also known as cv. \"Robert Young\"

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Phyllostachys viridis f. youngii Chu & Chao

Common names
Name Language
ougon-kou chiku bamboo English
Robert Young bamboo English
sulphur bamboo English
bambou sulphurea French
ougon-kou-chiku Japanese
オウゴンコウチク Japanese
листоколосник сернистый Russian