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Grass tree

Xanthorrhoea australis

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

2.5m

70cm

Min

70cm

Flowering

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Grass tree Overview

This is a dense tuft of narrow arching grassy leaves about 1m long. The flowers will bloom from spears of small white or cream flowers, with a smell of honey and will only appear after 10 to 15 years.

How to propagate Grass tree

Seed

You can propagate from seeds in autumn or spring.

Other uses of Grass tree

Grown mainly as foliage plants.

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