Gigantochloa hasskarliana (Kurz) Backer

  • Family : POACEAE
    (Grass Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GHAS FAMILY (घास फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : POACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Gigantochloa hasskarliana (Kurz) Backer
  • Vernacular name : Bolangi bans (O)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Evergreen, tufted bamboo; culms usually dark green, sometimes longitudinally marked. Leaves lanceolate. Inflorescence a large compressed, sometimes leafy, panicle of spicate, verticils.
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Khurda district, Puri district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1996- Flora of Orissa Vol. 4
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. hasskarliana. Downloaded on 6 June 2020.


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