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Previously grown as Nassella tenuissima.
The Royal Horticultural Society Horticultural Database, (2016), available at

Previously grown as Stipa tenuissima.
Plants of the World online, Kew Science link

Nassella tenuissima (Trin.) Barkworth

Genus: Nassella
Species: tenuissima (Trin.) Barkworth
Common names: Mexican Feather Grass
Distribution summary: S.C. U.S.A., Mexico, Argentina, Chile
Habit: Perennial
Hardiness: H5 - Hardy; cold winter
Garden status: Currently grown
Garden location: North America (A), Display bed (R)
Reason for growing: Other use

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