This bamboo is available from Indonesia.
- Culms are split and woven into screens which serve as walls, floors, roofs, mats and for handicrafts;
- This bamboo is used for construction purposes in housing for parts that are not meant to carry weight;
- Used for weaving baskets, fishing screens, rafts, small implements and containers;
- Also used for fibre production;
- Source of pulp for paper production.
Bamboo species occurring in the Pacific
Proposed priority species for the Pacific
Other species of interest: