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Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys heterocycla)

  • Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys Heterocycla) http://www.sagebud.com/tortoiseshell-bamboo-phyllostachys-heterocycla
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  • Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys Heterocycla) http://www.sagebud.com/tortoiseshell-bamboo-phyllostachys-heterocycla
    Credit: KENPEI | KENPEI's photo | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys Heterocycla) http://www.sagebud.com/tortoiseshell-bamboo-phyllostachys-heterocycla
    Credit: KENPEI | KENPEI's photo | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys Heterocycla) http://www.sagebud.com/tortoiseshell-bamboo-phyllostachys-heterocycla
    Credit: KENPEI | KENPEI's photo | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys Heterocycla) http://www.sagebud.com/tortoiseshell-bamboo-phyllostachys-heterocycla
    Credit: KENPEI | KENPEI's photo | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys Heterocycla) http://www.sagebud.com/tortoiseshell-bamboo-phyllostachys-heterocycla
    Credit: KENPEI | KENPEI's photo | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Tortoiseshell Bamboo (Phyllostachys Heterocycla) http://www.sagebud.com/tortoiseshell-bamboo-phyllostachys-heterocycla
    Credit: KENPEI | KENPEI's photo | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
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Phyllostachys Heterocycla, or more commonly know as Tortoiseshell Bamboo, is a graminoid of the genus Phyllostachys. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Phyllostachys Heterocycla or Tortoiseshell Bamboo's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the state of South Carolina.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Phyllostachys
  • Family: Poaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (I)




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