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Hedonisia Hawaii Botanical Plant Inventory

Cane Grass

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Name of Plant: Cane Grass

Type of Plant: Weed!

 

1) Plant History & General Information:

a) Scientific & Other Names: /

b) Region of Origin: /

c) General History: /

2) Plant Uses:

a) As Food: Animals like it like goats, horses and sheep.

b) As Medicine: /

c) Other Uses: Leave clippings. Great as nitrogen fixer. Clippings good when not too thickly laid down.

3) Growing Instructions

a) Growing: /

b) Best time to Harvest: /

c) Sunlight Requirements: /

d) Soil Requirements: /

e) Propagation: /

f) Controlling Spread: Cut down new sprouts and uproot from roots. Can mow while small before stalks get woody. However, when they are more mature then you can machete large stalks

g) Difficulties with this plant: Skin contact with cane grass can cause itchiness and rushes.

h) History of this Plant at Hedonisia: /

i) Location on Property: Around the entrance side of the crater and on Ohana Kahuna slope