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4. Jubata grass

jubata grassJubata Grass (Cortaderia jubata)

  • Grows from 6 to 23 feet tall
  • Plants have long leaves rising from a tufted base
  • Plumed clusters of hairy female flowers, deep violet when immature, turning pinkish or tawny cream-white at maturity
  • Easily confused with pampas grass

 

 

 

 

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Photos by Glenn Miller
Oregon Department of Agriculture