Caryn Rickel,Seymour founder of the Institute of Invasive Bamboo Research has been working hard to get regulations passed for the control of running bamboos. She has written papers and trained volunteers to gather and report data on these invasive plants to EDDMappS. There have been 168 reports of Phyllostachys aureosulcata in Connecticut alone with many other reports of species in the genus, Phyllostachys, being reports in several states.
- Read the entire article in The Bulletin
- Infestations of Phyllostachys aureosulcata, Yellow groove bamboo reported to EDDMapS
- Pictures of Phyllostachys aureosulcata in Bugwood Images