Oxytenanthera abyssinica

Oxytenanthera abyssinica

Species
Oxytenanthera abyssinica
Rhizomes
Pachymorph (Sympodial), clumping bamboo
Culm culms erect, ascending, apically bending
Height 5–10m
Diameter 3-8cm
Internode culm internodes initially slightly pubescent, glabrous at maturity, thick-walled, basally solid
Branch many, central dominant
Leaf length 5-25cm long, 1-3cm wide
Prospects construction, farm props, basketry, furniture, biomass