Pages

March 12, 2017

DENDROCALAMUS "FUMINENSIS" — 大叶龙竹 (dà yè lóng zhú) — SEEDS FROM CHINA — [BT1005] — SOLD OUT

Dendrocalamus "fuminensis" — 大叶龙竹 (dà yè lóng zhú) — Large-leaved Dragon Bamboo — seeds from China — [BT1005] — seed supplier: Yunnan Bamboo Nursery, seed distributors: Boonthammee Bamboo Garden


• seeds [ฺBT1005] collected Jan. 2017, Sold out

2 g: 7.60 US$
4 g: 13.20 US$
8 g: 24.30 US$
16 g: 44.50 US$
32 g: 80.90 US$
64 g: 145.70 US$
———
• estimated 200-220 seeds per 10 g [gram]

Dendrocalamus fuminensis BT 1005 seeds.


■ Height 18-26 m; culm diameter 10-18 cm, with large leaves; clumper.
■ Distributed in southern China, possibly only known in cultivation.
■ Known to tolerate a little frost (to -4 °C was recorded), thus suitable for sub­tropical and tropical climates.
■ Used as ornamental plant; culms for construction, also promoted for pulp production.
■ A valid publication of the name, Dendrocalamus fuminensis, is not known.

Dendrocalamus "fuminensis" [696]: A leafy branch showing its large leaf blades,
plant grown at Baan Sammi in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand (elevation 300 m above sea level)

Dendrocalamus fuminensis:
Culms
(photo from yuanlin.com)

No comments:

Post a Comment