plume grass


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Related to plume grass: pampas grass, Maiden grass, Erianthus ravennae
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Noun1.Plume grass - a reedlike grass of the genus Erianthus having large plumesplume grass - a reedlike grass of the genus Erianthus having large plumes
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Erianthus, genus Erianthus - genus of reedlike grasses having spikes crowded in a panicle covered with long silky hairs
Erianthus ravennae, Ravenna grass, wool grass - grass often cultivated for its long white-ribbed leaves and large plumes resembling those of pampas grass
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It has also been introduced as an ornamental in the United States, where, under names such as "Ravenna Grass", "Hardy Pampas Grass" and "Plume Grass", it is advertised for its large size, distinctive appearance and large plumose inflorescence as one of the most attractive decorative grasses, although it is considered moderately invasive.
Birds love dried coneflower heads, black-eyed Susan seeds, sunflower seed heads, holly berries, barberry berries, bittersweet berries, plume grass, wild millet and seed pods from vining plants.
LANDSCAPE NOTES: Plume Grass is a lovely, graceful accent plant that is hardier than Pampas Grass by two zones.