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Pampas Grass – Have We Learned A Lesson?

Many areas in the mid-South and northeast U.S. (USDA hardiness zones 6 and 7a) learned a hard lesson in the harsh cold winter of 2013-14. Over the past decade gardeners had been lulled into zone bending, insisting on plantingĀ speciesĀ from a warmer zone. One of them was pampas grass (Cortaderia selloana). Very few clumps survived here […]