1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Chimonobambusa Makino
      1. Chimonobambusa gracilis (W.T.Lin) N.H.Xia

        This species is accepted, and its native range is China (Guangdong).

    [GB]
    Habit
    Perennial. Rhizomes elongated; leptomorph. Culms erect; 60-80 cm long; 3-5 mm diam.; woody; without nodal roots. Culm-internodes quadrangular; thin-walled. Culm-nodes swollen. Lateral branches dendroid. Branch complement three; with subequal branches. Culm-sheaths yellow and purple; obscurely mottled with last colour. Leaves cauline; 3-4 per branch. Ligule an eciliate membrane. Leaf-blade base with a brief petiole-like connection to sheath. Leaf-blades lanceolate; 8 cm long; 10 mm wide.
    Inflorescences
    Flowering specimens unknown.
    Distribution
    Asia-temperate: China.
    Reference
    Bambuseae. Lin 2011.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    China Southeast

    Chimonobambusa gracilis (W.T.Lin) N.H.Xia appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot. 17: 354 (2009)

    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