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Please help ID this kind of grass

Posted by connie_z5 Z5/MI (My Page) on
Thu, Jul 6, 06 at 9:41

I need help to ID a fast growing "ornamental grass" that was given by a friend. They are lighter green in color, 12" tall, no joint, die back in winter. The roots are fragile, there is a pea sized hard shell ball(?root ball) at the end of the main root. Other roots are swollen at the end. It is very pretty but spreads like crazy. Is it a kind of ornamental grass or weed? How should I get rid of them?
Please help!
Thanks

Connie


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RE: Please help ID this kind of grass

  • Posted by donn_ 7a, GSB, LI, NY (My Page) on
    Tue, Jul 11, 06 at 17:31

Your description isn't enough to ID it. Can you post a photo?

Get rid of it with RoundUp. If it's close to plants you don't want to damage, wipe the RoundUp on with a foam paintbrush.


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