Taxon  Report   8697    
Pseudosasa japonica  (Sieb. & Zucc. ex Steud.) Makino ex Nakai
Arrow bamboo
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Pseudosasa japonica, a monocot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Pseudosasa
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arundinaria japonica
PLANTS: Sasa japonica
More information about  Pseudosasa japonica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).