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Lomandra longifolia Katrinus Deluxe

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Size: 14cm
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.72 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.49 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Lomandra longifolia Katrinus Deluxe Spiny Head Mat Rush, Basket Grass,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting, Hedging / Screening Clumping, Tufting

'Katrinus Deluxe' is an improved form of 'Katrinus' with bigger flowers and a more dense compact form. Looks amazing when planted en masse, and strengthens the soil up to 366% (2007 Paananen, Layt; Study). 'Katrinus Deluxe' lives on natural rainfall, but occasional top up watering will be required in extreme drought. Size: 70cm high x 70 cm wide. Uses: Mass planting and specimen planting.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Any Any

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Cut Flower, Erosion Control, Fire Retardant, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Rockery, Roundabouts / Splitters, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Best grown in full sun to moderate shade. Tolerates frost and drought. 'Katrinus Deluxe' suits sandy, sandy loam to clay soils. Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). Ensure crown or base of plant is not below soil or mulch level. If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Cut back to 20cm or half the height if required after 7 years. Where it works: NSW, ACT, VIC, SA, WA, TAS & QLD (do not plant in depressed areas).

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods

Family Name: Origin:
Xanthorrhoeaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Cream, Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: High
Wind: High