Flower Database

Black bamboo

Basic information
Flower Name
Black bamboo
Formal Name
Phyllostachys nigera
Alias
黒竹
Habitat
China
Morph
Bamboo
Comment
Black bamboo, scientific name:Phyllostachys nigera , is a bamboo of the family Poaceae native to China. Because black stem (the pole) plant has been named. Said-ash bamboo varieties. Rod colors spring green, fall started black spot, then (purple) and black. Even after cutting black color does not change. The flower rarely blooms. Called blooming in 100 years. Gramineae plants because the flower looks like a rice. Black bamboo work such as planting hedges and potted plants, fishing rods, curtain rods, vases and Slatted bed base material will be used. As bamboo shoots can be eaten.
Generic name: black bamboo, scientific name:Phyllostachys nigera, aka: nitagrochik, origin: China, Rod length: 5-10 metres out bamboo shoots season: April-May, color: green-black spot-black (color remains even after cutting) The leaf color: Green.
Detailed information
Order
Poales
Family
Poaceae
Genus
Phyllostachys
Species
P. nigera
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Other
Petal shape
no petal
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Dentate
Flowering place
Plain/fleet Garden Graveyard、Temple
Color
Brown
Season
Height
500  ~ 1000  [cm]
Diameter
0.4  ~ 0.6