PACKET CONTAINS 100 SEEDSCommon names:
Spiny-head, Mat-rush, Basket Grass
An Australian native that grows in most states except for the Northern Territory and Western Australia.
A tuft forming perennial rush grass that has line arching evergreen leaves and during its flowering period it produces panicle of clusters of sessile flowers. Each cluster has a sharp, slender, straw-coloured bract at its base, which gives it a dense spike-like structure.
It can grows in a range of sandy soils, in swamps and wet places to the mountain zone, on banks of creeks, rocky hillsides, cliffs and open forests. Extremely tough and ideal for a range uses such creek and river erosion bank support, landscaping borders and dry areas.
- Perennial Grass
- Frost hardy
- Will grow in all states
Sow Direct or Raise Seedlings. Well drained soil media
Watering Method: Bog Method/ Capillary until germination as occurred.
|6mm. Keep Moist
|When to sow in Australia
Tropical: Autumn and Winter
Temperate: Spring and Autumn
Cool climate: Spring and Autumn
|5 to 8 weeks at 23 – 25°C
|Full Sun to part shade