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Sep 21, 2019 6:28 PM CST
Wisconsin
Saw this a few months ago, and loved it.
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Sep 21, 2019 8:12 PM CST
Name: Tofi
Sumatera, Indonesia
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Looks like a dry out Mischanthus sinensis.
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Sep 23, 2019 11:17 AM CST
Name: Ginger
Fountain, Florida (Zone 8b)
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Reminds me of pampas grass
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Sep 23, 2019 3:04 PM CST
Name: James
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reminds me of pampas grass too ....

If possible return to the plant ....lightly run a finger along a leaf blade ...if it cuts like a razor blade or feels abrasive its pampas grass
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Sep 23, 2019 4:24 PM CST
Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX (Zone 9a)
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If there's a bloody fingerprint here, we'll all know it was Pampas grass.
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Sep 28, 2019 9:42 AM CST
Name: John
Scott County, KY (Zone 5b)
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I can see a frozen custard restaurant in the background - which hails from the Great White North - so I think it is safe to say that this plant is Miscanthus sinensis (Maiden Grass). That species also has foliage with skin-slicing properties if you are so unfortunately as to run it between your fingers, and it also has the propensity to seed itself in quite perniciously here in the Ohio River valley region.

Pampas Grass (Cortaderia selloana) is similar, but quite a bit bigger I think and certainly not a hardy species in Wisconsin.
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Sep 28, 2019 9:42 AM CST
Cedar Rapids,IA (Zone 4b)
I'm so happy to see this beautiful pampas grass growing in Wisconsin Smiling It gives me the go-ahead to add similar to my garden. I love the flowey look. It's absolutely stunning. Enjoy it Drooling
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