1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Chimonobambusa Makino
      1. Chimonobambusa jainii T.P.Sharma & Borthakur

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Arunachal Pradesh.

    [GB]
    Habit
    Perennial; culms solitary. Rhizomes elongated; leptomorph. Culms erect; 300-700 cm long; 10-15 mm diam.; woody; with root thorns from the nodes. Culm-internodes terete; thick-walled; 14.5-20 cm long; yellow, or grey; scaberulous. Culm-nodes swollen; pubescent. Lateral branches dendroid. Culm-sheaths deciduous; 8.4-11.5 cm long; 1-2 times as long as wide; yellow; pilose; hairy at the base; hairy on margins; setose on shoulders. Culm-sheath ligule fimbriate. Culm-sheath blade linear; 0.2-1 cm long. Leaves cauline. Leaf-sheaths striately veined; antrorsely scabrous; outer margin hairy. Leaf-sheath oral hairs setose. Ligule a ciliolate membrane. Collar with external ligule. Leaf-blade base asymmetrical; with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate; 12-18 cm long; 15-20 mm wide. Leaf-blade midrib conspicuous. Leaf-blade venation with 8-10 secondary veins; with distinct cross veins. Leaf-blade surface scabrous; rough abaxially. Leaf-blade apex acute.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-tropical: India.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Sharma & Borth, 2011.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    East Himalaya

    Chimonobambusa jainii T.P.Sharma & Borthakur appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 783 (2008)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2019). World Checklist of Vascular Plants (WCVP Database) The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0