Plant ID forum: Can anyone identify this plant?

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redpencilbab
Jul 31, 2017 9:34 AM CST
Hi,
I found this in a plant store and bought it because it is so interesting - it has corn-like leaves, and tall brown things that look like cattails. Some of those brown "cattails" have some pollen on the outside.
Name: Christine
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wildflowers
Jul 31, 2017 9:37 AM CST
Welcome! Hello redpencilbab. A picture will be helpful.
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Hudson River Valley
redpencilbab
Jul 31, 2017 12:45 PM CST
I'm so sorry - I've been trying all morning to upload a picture. I hope this works!
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Name: Sue
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sooby
Jul 31, 2017 2:07 PM CST
Welcome!

It looks like Pennisetum glaucum 'Purple Majesty'

Hudson River Valley
redpencilbab
Jul 31, 2017 2:16 PM CST
That's it! Thank you so much!

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