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Lomandra longifolia Long John Silver

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Lomandra longifolia Long John Silver

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Wantirna
B9, C7, D1, Indoors
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Wantirna
B9, C7, D1, Indoors
Size: 14cm
Available: 48
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.30 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.03 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Lomandra longifolia Long John Silver Spiny Head Mat Rush, Basket Grass,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting Clumping, Dense, Tufting

Description:
A dense, grass-like tufting plant with attractive fine grey foliage. An excellent plant for borders, path edges, narrow beds and amongst bold rock work; dramatic in large containers in tough situations. Suitable for cool temperature, sub-tropical to semi-arid climates, in well drained clay loams or sandy soils, neutral to low acid pH.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Rockery, Roundabouts / Splitters, Verge, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Plant in moist well drained soil and apply an organic mulch. Remove spent flower stems if desired. Feed with low phosphorus native fertilizer early spring or late summer. Information & Images courtesy of Austraflora

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

Family Name: Origin:
Xanthorrhoeaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Grey
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

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