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New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Crop Uses and Products

Cane/bamboo

[search terms: cane, bamboo, wicker, basket, basketweaving, basket weaving, wickerware, wicker ware]

 

Saccharum officinarum

Sugarcane

16.79

Saccharum spontaneum

African Fodder Cane, Wild Sugarcane

3.14

Phyllostachys edulis

Tortoise Shell Bamboo, Moso Bamboo, Tortoise-Shell Bamboo, Mao Zhu

2.89

Phyllostachys heterocycla

Tortoiseshell Bamboo, Moso Bamboo, Tortoise-Shell Bamboo, Mao Zhu

2.58

Phyllostachys makinoi

Makino Bamboo

2.06

Rubus idaeus

American red raspberry, grayleaf red raspberry

1.78

Arundinaria gigantea

Giant Cane, River Cane

1.68

Chusquea montana

Argentina Mountain Bamboo

1.68

Dendrocalamus strictus

Male Bamboo, Phai Sang, Calcutta Bamboo

1.55

Bambusa vulgaris

Common Bamboo, Golden Bamboo, Buddha's Belly Bamboo

1.47

Phyllostachys bambusoides

Japanese Timber Bamboo, Madake, Giant Timber Bamboo

1.40

Bambusa arundinacea

Bamboo, Indian Thorny Bamboo

1.19

Cecropia schreberiana

Pumpwood

1.17

Bambusa tulda

Bamboo, Indian Timber Bamboo

1.17

Dacryodes excelsa

Candletree, Gommier, Candlewood, Tabonuco

1.15

Coffea canephora

Robusta Coffee

1.01

Pseudosasa japonica

Arrow Bamboo, Green Onion Bamboo

0.99

Chusquea quila

Argentinian Quila

0.96

Sasa veitchii

Kuma Bamboo Grass

0.88

Phyllostachys nigra

Black Bamboo

0.87

Bambusa multiplex

Hedge Bamboo, Golden Goddess

0.80

Dendrocalamus asper

Giant Bamboo, Rough Bamboo

0.80

Phyllostachys nidularia

Broom Bamboo

0.73

Sloanea berteriana

Bullwood

0.70

Prestoea acuminata

Sierran Palm

0.69

Sasa senanensis

 

0.69

Psychotria berteriana

Cachimbo-Cumun, Cachimbo Cumun

0.59

Phyllostachys aurea

Golden Bamboo, Fishpole Bamboo

0.58

Phyllostachys heteroclada

Fishscale Bamboo, Water Bamboo

0.56

Piper glabrescens

Guyanese Pepper

0.56

Dendrocalamus hamiltonii

 

0.46

Phyllostachys aureosulcata

Yellow Grove Bamboo

0.45

Sasa palmata

Broadleaf Bamboo

0.45

Bambusa blumeana

Kawayang Tinik

0.43

Semiarundinaria fastuosa

Narihira Bamboo

0.42

Cunninghamia lanceolata

Chinese Fir

0.40

Bambusa textilis

Textile Bamboo, Weavers Bamboo

0.40

Gigantochloa ater

 

0.40

Gigantochloa apus

Gigantochloa

0.39

Tabebuia heterophylla

White Cedar

0.39

Sideroxylon obovatum

Breakbill

0.32

Psychotria brachiata

Palo De Cachimbo

0.32

Bambusa arnhemica

 

0.30

Gigantochloa verticillata

Gigantochloa

0.30

Atriplex canescens

Chamiso, Chamiza, Four Wing Saltbush, Four-Wing Saltbush, Fourwing Saltbush

0.29

Gymnanthes lucida

 

0.29

Bourreria succulenta

Bodywood, Bodywood, Chink, Poisonberry, Palo De Vaca, Bahama Strongbark

0.28

Arundinaria macrosperma

 

0.28

Pictetia aculeata

Fustic

0.25

Laguncularia racemosa

White Mangrove

0.25

Monstera adansonii

Adanson's Monstera, Five Holes Plant

0.25

Crotalaria avonensis

Avon Park Rattlebox, Avon Park Harebells, Avon Park Rabbit-Bells

0.24

Prunus geniculata

Scrub Plum

0.23

Rubus amabilis

 

0.23

Oxytenanthera abyssinica

Abyssinia Oxytenanthera, Savannah Bamboo

0.22

Cryptocarya moschata

 

0.21

Eugenia foetida

Boxleaf Stopper, Spanish Stopper

0.20

Populus canescens

Gray Poplar, Abele, Silver Poplar, Silverleaf Poplar, White Poplar

0.20

Guettarda krugii

Hammock Velvetseed, Oval-Leaf Velvetseed

0.20

Polygala lewtonii

Lewton's Milkwort, Lewton's Polygala

0.20

Rhododendron periclymenoides

pink azalea, pinxter flower

0.20

Coffea liberica

Liberian Coffee

0.20

Asimina obovata

Bigflower Pawpaw, Scrub Pawpaw, Flag Pawpaw

0.20

Coffea congensis

Congo Coffee

0.19

Coffea arabica

Arabian Coffee, Mountain Coffee

0.19

Crepis japonica

 

0.19

Ichnanthus pallens

Caruzo

0.19

Abies homolepis

Nikko Fir

0.19

Alchornea latifolia

Achiotillo, Aguacatillo

0.19

Krugiodendron ferreum

Leadwood, Black Ironwood

0.18

Hypericum cumulicola

St. Peterswort, St. Peter's-Wort

0.18

Phyllostachys viridiglaucescens

Greenwax Golden Bamboo

0.17

Dicerandra christmanii

Lake Wales Balm, Garrett's Mint, Yellow Scrub Balm

0.17

Phyllostachys dulcis

Sweetshoot Bamboo

0.17

Talisia olivaeformis

 

0.17

Eugenia xerophytica

Aridland Stopper

0.17

Inga marginata

 

0.17

Lysiloma sabicu

Horseflesh Mahogany, Sabicu, Horseflesh

0.17

Croton poecilanthus

Sabinon

0.17

Bambusa polymorpha

Polymorph Bamboo

0.16

Avicennia germinans

Black Mangrove

0.16

Erithalis fruticosa

Blacktorch

0.15

Sorghum grande

 

0.15

Whiteochloa biciliata

 

0.15

Whiteochloa cymbiformis

 

0.15

Manilkara bidentata

Bulletwood, Balatá, Ausubo, Massaranduba, Surinam Bulletwood

0.15

Eragrostis falcata

 

0.15

Pisonia albida

Corcho Bobo

0.14

Sapium laurocerasus

Milktree

0.14

Miscanthus sinensis

Chinese Silvergrass, Chinese Silver Grass, Eulalia Grass, Maiden Grass, Zebra Grass, Susuki Grass, Porcupine Grass

0.14

Picea glehnii

Sakhalin Spruce, Glehn's Spruce

0.14

Quercus inopina

Sandhill Oak, Inopina Oak

0.13

Chloris inflata

 

0.13

Bambusa atra

 

0.13

Buchenavia tetraphylla

Fourleaf Buchenavia, Granadillo, Almendro, Amarillo, Olivo Negro, Mirindiba, Periquiteira

0.13

Myrocarpus frondosus

Ibirá-Payé, Incienso, Quina Morada, Qu

0.13

Solanum racemosum

Canker Berry

0.13

Castanopsis sclerophylla

Broadleaf Chinquapins

0.13

Phyllostachys bissetii

 

0.13

Inga laurina

Sacky Sac Bean

0.13

Amyris elemifera

Sea Torchwood, Smooth Torchwood, Candlewood, Sea Amyris, Tea, Cuabilla, Bois Chandelle

0.13

Pinus elliottii

Florida Slash Pine, Honduras Pine, Slash Pine

0.13

Casearia arborea

Gia Verde, Palo De Yagua

0.13

Machaeranthera canescens

Hoary Tansyaster, Hoary-Aster, Nebraska Tansyaster, Shasta Tansyaster, Whiteflower Tansyaster, Ziegler's Tansyaster

0.13

Arecastrum romanzoffianum

Queen Palm

0.12

Rhizophora mangle

red mangrove

0.12

Bambusa beecheyana

Beechey's Bamboo

0.12

Picramnia pentandra

Florida Bitterbush, Bitterbush

0.12

Actinocladum verticillatum

 

0.11

Shibataea kumasaca

Ruscus-Leaf Bamboo

0.11

Parapholis strigosa

Strigose Sicklegrass, Hard-Grass

0.11

Exostema caribaeum

Caribbean Princewood, Princewood

0.11

Eriachne obtusa

 

0.11

Kalmia cuneata

Whitewicky, White-Wicky, White Wicky

0.11

Phalaris caerulescens

 

0.11

Sorghum stipoideum

 

0.11

Bambusa longispiculata

Bamboo, Mahal Bamboo

0.11

Euonymus hamiltonianus

Hamilton's Spindletree, Hamilton's Spindle, Himalayan Spindle

0.11

Euterpe edulis

Juçara, Jucara, Jussara, Açaí-Do-Sul, Palmiteiro

0.11

Digitaria didactyla

Crabgrass, Blue Couch, Queensland Blue Couch, Blue Serangoon Grass, Green Serangoon Grass, Blue Stargrass, Petit Gazon

0.11

Phyllostachys rubromarginata

Reddish Bamboo, Red Margin Bamboo, Hongbian Zhu, Nuer Zhu

0.11

Digitaria violascens

Violet Crabgrass

0.10

Erianthus fulvus

 

0.10

Guarea guidonia

Alligatorwood

0.10

Dichanthium fecundum

 

0.10

Panicum pilosum

 

0.10

Sideroxylon foetidissimum

False Mastic

0.10

Rubus occidentalis

black raspberry

0.10

Polytrichum piliferum

Polytrichum Moss, Bristly Haircap

0.10

Phyllostachys meyeri

Meyer's Bamboo

0.10

 

 


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