Plant ID forum: corn stalk type plant

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bettykincy
Feb 18, 2015 10:52 AM CST
what is the name of the plant that resembkes a corn stalk?
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woofie
Feb 18, 2015 10:58 AM CST
Could this be what you're looking for?
Corn Plant (Dracaena fragrans)
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Xeramtheum
Feb 18, 2015 11:21 AM CST
Maybe Hedychium Gingers?
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JRsbugs
Feb 18, 2015 4:21 PM CST
Both good suggestions, look also at Canna.

Any idea if there are flowers?
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Leftwood
Feb 18, 2015 9:52 PM CST
Sorghum would be a good contender.
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Xeramtheum
Feb 19, 2015 7:07 AM CST
Hmm .. it's been marked as identified .. who is the winner?
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plantladylin
Feb 19, 2015 7:14 AM CST
@bettykincy Hi Betty, Welcome! to All Things Plants!

I hope that you were able to determine which plant it was by the suggestions given; if you are able to post a photo we could give a more exact ID.

Again, Welcome!

Lin
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bettykincy
Feb 19, 2015 7:46 PM CST
Thank you

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Xeramtheum
Feb 19, 2015 7:48 PM CST
You're welcome Betty! What plant is it?
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