OTATEA is a genus of American bamboo found from central Mexico to Central America.
|Genus species||Max Height||Max Diameter||Minimum Temperature||Comments/Description|
|O.acuminata acuminata||15′||3/4″||28F||Somewhat smaller and more delicate than O.acuminata. It comes from the hot, humid lowlands of eastern Mexico.|
|O.acuminata aztecorum||20′||1.5″||22F||The long narrow leaves are produced in such abundance that they almost completely obscure the culm. Clumps open with culms spaced up to 1 or 2 feet.|
|O.fimbriata||14′||3/4″||24F||Similar to O.acuminata aztecorum but leaves are larger, up to a foot long and ¾” wide.|