Return to the Ornamental Grasses Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Yet another Pampas Grass question!

Posted by kim1020 z8 Portland OR (My Page) on
Sat, Apr 9, 05 at 11:25

It's looking pretty nice, only one plume but we had a rough 1st season together last year (not enough sun until I moved it... then it got happier).

Is it time for me to give it a haircut? I cut back all of my other ornamental grasses a month or so ago, but the pampas looks so nice a green, just a few yellowing blades.

I don't want to chop it down if it's not necessary.

What to do?!!?

Kim


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Yet another Pampas Grass question!

Evergreen ornamental grasses only need to be cut back when their appearance degrades to the point that you can't stand them any longer :-)) Some of the smaller evergreen OG's I never cut back but just comb through to remove dead blades.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Ornamental Grasses Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here