Ringal Bamboos of the Himalayas

  • Ratan Lal Banik
Part of the Tropical Forestry book series (TROPICAL)


In most parts of the central Himalayas, there are a number of shrubby bamboos, locally known as ringal, found in the temperate zones and higher altitudes (snow line).


Leaf Sheath Bamboo Species Multiple Shoot Formation Local Indigenous People Ailurus Fulgens 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ratan Lal Banik
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  1. 1.NMBA (National Mission on Bamboo Applications)New DelhiIndia

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