Botanical name: Bambusa vulgaris Family: Poaceae (Grass family)
Synonyms: Bambusa vulgaris var. striata, Bambusa striata
Golden Bamboo is a of mutations of Common Bamboo (Bambusa vulgaris), and has golden colored stems. There are narrow green stripes on the stems. Leaves are narrowly lanceshaped, 10-30 cm long, 1.3-2.5 cm broad, both surfaces hairless. It is a typical bamboo for ornamental plantation in the world at present.
Identification credit: Vinod Yadav
The flower labeled Golden Bamboo is ...