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Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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crawgarden
Aug 7, 2019 11:21 PM CST
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Portland, Oregon (Zone 7b)
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Sallymander
Aug 8, 2019 4:56 AM CST
Thanks for the link!
I just planted some of this grass about a week ago. I love it!
Name: John
Pomona/Riverside CA (Zone 9a)
CPPgardener
Oct 7, 2020 10:55 AM CST
This is one of my favorite landscape grasses. I mostly use 'Blonde Ambition' for it's height and abundant flowering. The truly unique flowers make it stand out and when they ripple in the wind it's magical.
A new variety that I'm trying out is 'Pestanas de Angeles' or 'Angel's Eyelashes'. It's a shorter variety and perfect for narrower spaces or in front of taller grasses or perennials. It could also be planted in short groundcovers for a meadow look.
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Name: Zoë
Albuquerque NM, Elev 5310 ft (Zone 7b)
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NMoasis
Oct 7, 2020 1:00 PM CST
I've seen the Blond Ambition on High Country Gardens and have been tempted. I have plenty of a NOID. Survives without water but gets beautifully lush if irrigated. I trim mine from time to time in walking areas but leave some in clumps and around the edges for winter interest. Even where I trample it while working on various projects, it comes back next season.

For me, gardening is really just an excuse for playing in the dirt. Admittedly, plants are a satisfying by-product.

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