Lomandra hystrix ‘Tropic Belle’ Mat Rush

A clumping grass-like perennial with broad shiny green foliage and masses of yellow flowers in spring. A much more compact form of Lomandra hystrix than normal. Great as a background or mass planting in the garden.

Scientific Name:Lomandra hystrix
Common Name:Mat Rush
Plant Type:Grass or grass-like
Height:0.7 ~ 1.5 metres
Width:1 metre
Flower Colour:Cream
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Mildly acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage, Boggy poorly drained
Special Uses:Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Other insects, Lizards

Neutrog Bush Tucker & medal

Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertilizer for this plant.