Lomandra longifolia ‘Fine N Dandy’

A tough and hardy and very adaptable perennial which needs little care once established and suits most soils, from sandy to clay types. Upright and dense growth habit with spikes of scented yellow flowers within the foliage in spring and summer. This selection of Lomandra longifolia has finer foliage. Very drought and cold tolerant, not troubled by pests or disease. Also great for coastal gardens. The fibrous root system is good for bank stabilisation.

Scientific Name:Lomandra longifolia
Family:Xanthorrhoeaceae
Common Name:Lomandra
Other Common Names:Mat Rush
Plant Type:Clumping perennial
Height:1 ~ 1.5 metre
Width:1 ~ 1.5 metre
Flower Colour:Yellow
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Indoor, Container growing, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate
Light:Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Dense foliage, Column-shaped
Lifespan:Perennial
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Border plant
Special Uses:Erosion control

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Neutrog Bush Tucker & medal

Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for this plant.