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grass ID

Posted by mpg2004 eastern wa (My Page) on
Tue, Feb 12, 13 at 15:11

Does anyone know what type of grass this is? It's about 3 feet tall with a reddish/brown dried blades and white sort of curly plumes. I'm guessing it's a type of miscanthus, but I can't find any pictures online or in my landscaping books that look anything like it.

thanks!
Michelle


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RE: grass ID

It looks like Miscanthus sinensis, from the plumes. The foliage color suggests var. purpurascens, but it's hard to say for sure.


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