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Posted: Jul/29/2009 5:02 PM PST
I have ton's of this stuff around my yard, apparently the woman who owned the property previously must have LOVED this stuff! I was at a local nursery the other day and saw them selling it for $18 for a small bunch!!! I simply couldn't believe it.
Anyway, I would love to trade some of this for other things that fancy me Some of these things are;
(sorry if I spelled anything wrong )
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posted: Jul/30/2009 4:19 AM PST
Thats really pretty and really expensive here too.
Doubt it would survive the trip across the Border though.
Posted: Jul/30/2009 11:00 AM PST
It looks like variegated mondo grass also known as Aztec grass, check out this photo from the web. Does it spread with rhizomes?
Posted: Jul/30/2009 3:03 PM PST
What is a Rhizome? Pardon my ignorance but I'm fairly new to this gardening thing and I don't know what that means?
It develops a seed stalk much like other grasses and it is anywhere from 1' to 3' tall.
Location: Altoona, Iowa (near Des Moines)
Posted: Jul/30/2009 5:04 PM PST
A rhizome is like a root that travels underground then sends up a new plant some distance from the original plant.
Posted: Jul/30/2009 5:37 PM PST
No it doesn't grow by rhizomes, that is how Monarda grows right? and Rudbekia too?