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Table 3 Average biomass accumulation and carbon storage in each diameter class for moso bamboo

From: Culm height development, biomass accumulation and carbon storage in an initial growth stage for a fast-growing moso bamboo (Phyllostachy pubescens)

Item DBH class Component    
   Foliage Branches Culms Aboveground
Biomass (kg culm−1) I 0.09 ± 0.03a 0.49 ± 0.14 2.82 ± 0.43 3.40 ± 0.50
  II 0.11 ± 0.04 0.75 ± 0.24 4.71 ± 0.54 5.57 ± 0.68
  III 0.17 ± 0.03 1.12 ± 0.21 7.22 ± 0.86 8.51 ± 0.95
  IV 0.18 ± 0.04 1.24 ± 0.37 11.31 ± 1.41 12.73 ± 1.46
  V 0.18 ± 0.06 1.27 ± 0.43 15.88 ± 2.51 17.33 ± 2.89
Carbon storage (kg culm−1) I 0.04 ± 0.02 0.23 ± 0.07 1.30 ± 0.20 1.58 ± 0.23
II 0.05 ± 0.02 0.36 ± 0.11 2.18 ± 0.25 2.59 ± 0.32
  III 0.08 ± 0.02 0.54 ± 0.10 3.34 ± 0.40 3.96 ± 0.44
  IV 0.08 ± 0.02 0.60 ± 0.18 5.23 ± 0.65 5.91 ± 0.68
  V 0.08 ± 0.03 0.61 ± 0.21 7.35 ± 1.16 8.04 ± 1.34
  1. aMean ± standard deviation