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Lomandra 'Silver Grace' (Mat Rush)

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DIY Australian landscaping. Read this informative article and learn how to create a uniquely Australian landscape or garden.

Attracting fauna to your garden. This article explains how you can attract native australian wildlife to your garden.

Growing Grevilleas. Learn how to grow grevilleas in your garden.

Top plants for hedges and screens. Hedges and screens in gardens create privacy or screen out an unwanted view. Learn about which plants are best for this.

Plant description

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Lomandra confertifolia 'Silver Grace' is a clumping grass-like perennial with beautiful blue-grey narrow weeping foliage and lightly fragrant yellow flowers. Tolerates heat, frost, salt and drought once established. Grows to around half a metre high and wide. Great as a border or pot plant. A very easy care, low maintenance plant. 

Further reading: Top ten native plants and Best natives for pots and small gardens (articles written by native plant expert and horticulturalist Angus Stewart).

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: yellow
Flowering season: summer

Scent

The flowers are lightly fragrant

Plant size

Maximum height: 0.6 metres
Minimum height: 0.5 metres

Maximum width: 0.6 metres
Minimum width: 0.5 metres

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
High frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Yes. Attracts: insects.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: moist, well-drained.

Clay: dry, moist, well-drained.

Sand: well-drained.

Miscellaneous information

Native to: Australia.

Planting season: Any.

Types of fertiliser: not specified.

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