PACKET CONTAINS 100 SEEDS
Suitable for all areas of Australia, this perennial sedge has tufted and upright arching green foliage that produces rusty brown flower heads from spring to summer. This sedge grass makes an ideal ornamental variety for landscaping.
Valuable in preventing creek bank erosion (at the bank/water interface) as the fibrous roots stabilise the soil. Also slows water flow in drainage lines. Provides protection for frogs and habitat for various insects. Koori (mainland) use: Leaves were used for weaving baskets and similar implements. Suitable below powerlines.
- Perennial Grass
- Tolerate frosts
- Wetlands and Dry positions
Sow Direct or Raise Seedlings. Well drained soil media
Watering Method: Bog Method/ Capillary
|Sowing Depth||5mm. Keep Moist|
|When to sow in Australia||
Tropical: Spring, Late summer, Autumn and Winter
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer. Autumn
Cool climate: Spring to Summer
|Germination||Sporadic from 14 to 80 days at 15 – 30°C|
|Height||80 - 100cm|
|Position||Full Sun to part shade|