ornamental grasses

Discussion in 'Poaceae' started by ellen, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. ellen

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    I purchased a beautiful chrysanthemum with a tall grass in the center . the grass is tall with soft little plumes on the end . what is this grass called and can I leave it in a tub all winter.what care does it need ? this site is just the best .thank you
     
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    Does it have purple leaves?
     
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    Thank you Ron Yes it has purple leaves and grass looks purple . You will have to excuse me I'm new at this site .But I think it's just great. ty ellen
     
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    Two such kinds are used in seasonal planters here, neither suitable for overwintering. You would be best to just plan on buying replacement plants each year.
     
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    Thank you That saddens me This is just beautiful and I hate to lose it Have a good day and thank you .
     
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