A tussock forming, perennial grass with weeping needle-like dark green foliage. Ideal for gardens, borders, rockeries. Trim back in spring. Doesn’t like excess humidity.
|Scientific Name:||Poa poiformis|
|Common Name:||Tussock Grass|
|Plant Type:||Grass or grass-like|
|Height:||0.4 ~ 0.5 metres|
|Width:||0.4 ~ 0.5 metres|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral, Alkaline|
|Soil Type:||Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Poolside, Container growing, Coastal garden|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool, Semi-arid|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Dense foliage, Weeping|
|Soil Moisture:||Dry, Well-drained|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Feature plant, Border plant, Attractive foliage|
|Special Uses:||Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing|
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