name = "Borinda"
divisio = Magnoliophyta
genus = "Borinda"
Borinda boliana" - giant blue bamboo
Borinda fungosa" - Burgundy-red-culmed borinda
"Borinda" is a
genusof clumping bamboos erected in 1994by Stapletonand previously included in the genera " Fargesia" and " Yushania". They have been recognized to present different flowers and shorter rhizomes than Yushanias.
Comprising 8 genera, "Borinda" is only found in the
Himalayaareas of Yunnan, Tibet, Sichuanof Chinaor in Bhutan. They are highly ornamental plants.
Arundinaria" - a genus often confused with "Borinda"
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