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Old 07-16-2008, 03:03 PM
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can someone please look and see if any of these are a lemongrass plant?

or if not, can you tell me what the name is possibly? thanks.
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Old 07-17-2008, 09:53 PM
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I would say the 2 bigs ones on the bottom are Miscanthus sinensis `Strictus' or Zebra Grass. Not sure on the others but more help will come.

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Old 07-18-2008, 08:20 PM
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I suspect they are all different sorts of Miscanthus. Lemon grass is tallish (3'-4', depending on climate), very thinly-bladed with a distinct midrib, and fresh foliage is gray-green. Also, a quick crush test will make it a no-brainer.
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