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Baloskion tetraphyllum Green Wedge

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Wantirna
A10, Indoor
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Wantirna
A10, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 48
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.14 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.85 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Baloskion tetraphyllum Green Wedge Dwarf Tassel Rope Rush, Plume Rush, Australian Reed,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Clumping, Dense, Tufting, Upright

Description:
Lush green feathery sedge. Hardy yet soft, adaptable, compact plant; it grows to perfection in moist soils beside water features or in an ornamental container on the cooler areas of decks or patios. Panicles of bronze tassel spikelets during summer provide small seed, much to the delight of finches. The stems, which are 30-50 cm long can be harvested for use indoors in floral arrangements.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Aquatic Garden, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Thrives in moist soils in light shade and likes a regular tipple if grown in a container. Prefers cool temperate to sub tropical climates. Feed with low phosphorus native fertilizer early spring or late summer. Information and images courtesy of Austraflora.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Restionaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Brown
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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