This species of grass is more than 2 metres tall, and when they grow close like this, it’s like walking in a forest of grass!
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This is perhaps the most abundant and eye-catching grass on the Altiplano. Even outside the flowering season they are incredibly decorative, and in particular those growing in solitude are really amazing. Even though the grass is incredibly tough, pointy and to me very dry, it’s food for many of the grass-eaters including the llamas. Here […]
Fully grown this species is immensely long and slender, and looked like enormous fishing rods.