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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.
Flower colour: yellow
Flowering season: summer
The flowers are lightly fragrant
Maximum height: 0.6 metres
Minimum height: 0.5 metres
Maximum width: 0.6 metres
Minimum width: 0.5 metres
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
High frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: insects.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate.
Loam: moist, well-drained.
Clay: dry, moist, well-drained.
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: not specified.