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- Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra'
Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra'
Common name; Japanese blood grass
Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra' is a non-invasive cultivar of Imperata cylindrica, one of the ten most invasive plants in the world! It is named after Ferrante Imperato, a Neapolitan pharmacist.
Japanese blood grass has striking red blades but is invasive in some areas.