The grass is out of control, should I trim it back now? Do not think I can wait until spring.
Pampas grass foliage acts as mulch during cold weather, I usually recommend cutting it back in spring. But, if you can't stand looking at it this winter, go ahead and cut it back now. This link takes you to several articles on pampas grass: http://www.google.com/cse?cx=012078378210706707791%3Af1h5n_k1r5e&ie=UTF-8&q=Pampas+Grass&oq=&gs_l=#gsc.tab=0&gsc.q=Pampas%20Grass&gsc.page=1