EPPO Global Database

Thamnocalamus tessellatus(TMQTE)

Code created in: 2011-11-21

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: TMQTE
  • Preferred name: Thamnocalamus tessellatus
  • Authority: (Nees) Soderstrom & Ellis


The only bamboo indigenous to South Africa

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Arundinaria tessellata (Nees) Munro

Common names
Name Language
South African bamboo English
South African clumping bamboo English
South African mountain bamboo English
südafrikanischer Bergbambus German
bambou d'Afrique du sud French
тамнокаламус Russian
bergbamboes Afrikaans