Genera – Bambusa & Dendrocalamus

Bambusa vulgaris , Family-Poaceae , Common name-Common bamboo, Kaha una, kola una, කහ උන, කොළ උන , Origin-Native , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Wet and dry zone ,Comment-Yellow or green, Auricles with bristles at base of sheath blade.

159-18-4p

 

Dendrocalamus giganteus , Family-Poaceae , Common name-Giant bamboo, yoda una, යෝද උන , Origin-Introduced , Habit-Small tree , Ecology-Home gardens, roadsides ,Comment-Large size, lower part free of branches, sheath with simple auricles at base of sheath blade.

159-39-3p

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