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dryland
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soil type and drainage

light - sandy soils
medium - loamy soils
good drainage

Austrodanthonia tenuior

east coast wallaby grass

Tufted perennial grass.
 
origintas, coastal areas
cultural notessun or part shade, most soil conditions, prefers well drained soil, fast growing, long lived, very hardy
maintenancebe pruned annually to remove spent seeds heads
toleratesdrought conditions, frost hardy
flowering seasonspring to summer
heightup to 1m
recommended usesOrnamental grass, ideal for landscaping or revegetation and mass planting. Also excellent low screening plant which helps soften walls and fences


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