Red Baron (1 Gallon Container)
"Imperata cylindrica, commonly known as blady grass, cogon grass,
kunai grass, or Japanese bloodgrass, is a species of grass in the genus
Imperata. It is placed in the subfamily Panicoideae, supertribe
Andropogonodae, tribe Andropogoneae.
It is a perennial rhizomatous grass native to east and southeast Asia,
India, Micronesia, Australia, and eastern and southern Africa. It grows
from 0.6–3 m (2–10 feet) tall. The leaves are about 2 cm wide near the
base of the plant and narrow to a sharp point at the top; the margins are
finely toothed and are embedded with sharp silica crystals. The main
vein is a lighter colour than the rest of the leaf and tends to be nearer to
one side of the leaf. The upper surface is hairy near the base of the plant
while the underside is usually hairless. Roots are up to 1.2 meters deep,
but 0.4 m is typical in sandy soil."
aka Imperata cylindrica rubra 'Red Baron'