Growth Habit: Shrub/bamboo
Bangla/Vernacular Name: Dalua, Bajail, Dalu, Bajali.
Tribal Name: Dolubans (Tripura).
A tufted bamboo. Nodes dark green, little prominent. Internodes long, dark green with a few whitish hair. Stem-sheaths strigose with white hairs, top concavely truncate.
Plants are used to make a rocking bed, pillars, roof skeleton and walls of traditional tribal houses (Chakma and Tripura).
Chakma use this bamboo to make various parts of their looms for weaving.
Chittagong, Chittagong Hill Tracts, Cox's Bazar, Moulavi Bazar and Sylhet.
Return from Neohouzeaua dulloa (Gam.) Campus to Ethnobotany Plants profile.