Lomandra longifolia ‘Easy As’ – Lomandra

An easy care and very dense growing lime green Lomandra that has proven to be as tough as nails for both garden and landscaping work. The fine foliage grows into a symmetrical clump which is very ground covering, self mulching and deterring weed growth. Tolerant of heavy frost and drought, it likes a well drained soils. Best in acid to neutral soil, from sub tropical to cool climates. If it becomes untidy, simply cut back hard to encourage fresh new growth, wear gloves to avoid scratches from leaf edges. The seeds are edible.

Scientific Name:Lomandra longifolia
Common Name:Lomandra
Other Common Names:Mat Rush
Plant Type:Ground cover, Grass or grass-like, Clumping perennial
Height:0.5 ~ 0.6 metres
Width:0.5 ~ 0.6 metres
Flower Colour:Cream, Yellow
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cold climate, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Dense foliage, Spreading, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates heavy frost, Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Groundcover, Border plant
Special Uses:Edible, Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Seed eating birds, Other insects, Lizards



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