What is this?

josh.tagoyloAugust 1, 2009


My aunt just got a big pot of it and we don't know what is.

Thanks in advance.

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Hi there! Looks like horsetail! Heheh, sorry! It's a look-a-like ~ not actually bamboo!

    Bookmark   August 1, 2009 at 8:24PM
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kudzu9(Zone 8a - PNW)

Although pretty and looking somewhat like bamboo to the casual observer, it is Scouring Rush Horsetail, and it can be highly invasive, and very difficult to eradicate. If you like this stuff, proceed with care...

You may wish to read this GardenWeb posting about this plant:


Here is a link that might be useful: Scouring Rush Horsetail

    Bookmark   August 1, 2009 at 10:42PM
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