Entry Detail

Arundinaria gigantea Chapman
giant cane or canebrake


Entry Type:  
Species
Scientific Name:  
Arundinaria gigantea Chapman
Common Name:  
giant cane or canebrake
Myaamia Name:  
Description:  

Botanical Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. and Cronquist, A. 1991 Habitat

Occurs in damp woods, swamps and other moist areas in eastern and western Myaamia lands.

Related Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
Whitford, A. C. 1941  

Fibers were commonly used for moccasin and rope production, for cave and rock-shelter peoples of eastern North America.

Small, J.K. 1903  

This species is also known as cane reed with the former name Arundinaria macrosperma.