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Lomandra longifolia Tanika

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B11, Indoor, D6
C5, A8, Indoor, Specials
B4, Indoor
B5, Indoor
C3, Specials
D2, C7
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B11, Indoor, D6
Size: 12cm
Available: 82
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.82 inc GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.51 inc GST
C5, A8, Indoor, Specials
Size: 14cm
Available: 9
$/Unit (EX GST): $8.35 inc GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $9.18 inc GST
B4, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 48
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.70 inc GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.47 inc GST
B5, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 64
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.88 inc GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.66 inc GST
C3, Specials
Size: 20cm
Available: 23
$/Unit (EX GST): $12.28 inc GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $13.51 inc GST
D2, C7
Size: 5cm Tray of 36
Available: 4
$/Unit (EX GST): $122.85 inc GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $135.14 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Lomandra longifolia Tanika Spiny Head Mat Rush, Basket Grass, LM300,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

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

Lomandra Tanika has been performing in landscapes across Australia for over a decade. An evergreen, improved compact fine leaf form, this low maintenance plant is perfect for landscape professionals and gardeners alike. Small yellow flowers from April to October, Tanika® Lomandra is also soft to touch so kids will enjoy this plant as well. Grows : 50 - 60 cm high x 65 cm wide. Uses: Ideal for borders, specimen planting and mass planting.

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

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

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Fire Retardant, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Rockery, Roundabouts / Splitters, Verge, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Position: Full sun to moderate shade. Tolerates frost and drought . Suits sandy, sandy loam to clay soils. Avoid wet feet. 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. Every 3-10 years cut back 15cm above the ground if required (will look better with pruning every 3 years, this depends on your requirements). Where it works: NSW, ACT, VIC, SA, WA, TAS & QLD (only for non humid regions like Toowoomba with free draining soil.)

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Xanthorrhoeaceae Australia

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

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