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Lomandra 'Silver Grace' (Mat Rush)

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Helpful articles

Planning your garden. Learn how to design a garden using a step-by-step approach.

Fertilisers. Learn all about fertilisers, the different varieties and their applications.

Garden Themes. This article describes various garden themes that should work well within Australia.

A lawn to envy in 6 easy steps. Six step lawn maintenance guide.

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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