EPPO Global Database

Pseudosasa japonica(PSSJA)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PSSJA
  • Preferred name: Pseudosasa japonica
  • Authority: (Steudel) Makino

Notes

China (including Taiwan), Japan, Korea. Widely cultivated as an ornamental bamboo. Introduced in western Euromediterranean region, Caucasus, Indochina, Malesia, USA (east and west coasts), Brazil (eastern), New Zealand


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Arundinaria japonica Steudel
Sasa japonica (Steudel) Makino

Common names
Name Language
arrow bamboo English
female arrow-bamboo English
hardy metake bamboo English
yadake English
Pfeilbambus German
bambou flèche French
bambou métaké French
metake Spanish
bambù medi Italian
Japanse bamboe Dutch
pijlbamboe Dutch
bambu-de-seta Portuguese
bambu metake Portuguese
japansk bambu Swedish
yadake Japanese
ヤダケ Japanese
псевдосаза японская Russian
ok bambusu Turkish
bambù del Japó Catalan
canya mascle Catalan
shǐ zhú Chinese
矢竹 Chinese