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Paspalum distichum

Plant name: Water couch

Plant type: sedges / rushes / wetland plants


Cultural notes: this grass does well wetter areas

Maintenance: fast growing and should be monitored if needed to prevent spreading

Tolerates: inundations and dry periods

Flowering season: summer

Flower colour: green to purplish-brown

Foliage colour: green Height: up to 0.6m

Plant spacing: 50cm apart

Recommended uses: used on river edges, water plantings, near dams, ponds and waterways that aren’t always under water.

Description: Can spread if not controlled, this grass is great for waters edges such as ponds and creeks.