Plant name: Red leg grass
Plant type: native and ornamental grasses
Origin: COASTAL NSW, VIC, SA
Cultural notes: full sun or part shade, most soil conditions, fast growing, long lived, very hardy
Maintenance: Good low maintenance lawn.
Tolerates: drought conditions
Flowering season: summer to early autumn
Flower colour: slender reddish/purple flower heads
Foliage colour: Can turn a reddish colour in frost.
Height: up to 1m
Plant spacing: Can be planted quite closely to make a lawn
Recommended uses: Ideal for landscaping or revegetation and will tolerate moderate grazing
Description: low growing tussock grass with long reddish purple seed heads