Pseudosasa japonica (Siebold & Zuccarini ex Steudel) Makino ex Nakai. Arrow Bamboo. Hab: Cultivated as an ornamental, persistent or spreading from plantings. Dist: Native of Japan. This species has the potential to become invasive; it is likely already much more common in the Southeast than the map indicates.
Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia
Syn: = F, FlGr, FNA24, HC, K1, K4, NE, Pa, WH3, Judziewicz et al (2000); = n/a – C, RAB; = Sasa japonica (Siebold & Zucc. ex Steud.) Makino