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Borinda was named in honour of Dr Norman Bor, Head of the Grasses Section and Deputy Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, in recognition of his life’s work, most of which was devoted to the forests and grasses of N E India (Hubbard 1975).
wikipedia December 2013


A synonym of Fargesia scabrida.

Geographical distribution

  • Asia-Temperate, China

Borinda scabrida

Genus: Borinda
Species: scabrida
Distribution summary: China
Habit: Perennial
Garden status: Not currently grown

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