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Poa ensiformis

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A10, C7, Indoor
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Wantirna
A10, C7, Indoor
Size: 7cm
Available: 17
$/Unit (EX GST): $2.62 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $2.89 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Poa ensiformis Sword Tussock Grass,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting Dense, Tufting

Description:
A native tussock grass that naturally occurs in forests or open grasslands of southern New South Wales and Victoria. The foliage is a rich green with green to purple flower spikes appearing from spring to summer. A great plant for erosion control and source of food for birds and caterpillars as well as adding colour and texture to the landscape.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Erosion Control, Foliage Feature / Colour, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Shady Garden, Verge, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

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

Family Name: Origin:
Poaceae Australia

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

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