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Sorghum leiocladum

Plant name: Wild sorghum

Plant type: native and ornamental grasses

Origin: ACT, NSW, QLD, VIC, NT

Cultural notes: Will grow in poorer soils and occurs naturally in woodlands

Maintenance: cut back and seed collected periodically.

Tolerates: drought and frost tolerant

Flowering season: summer

Flower colour: white hairs that can be 0.5-1mm

Foliage colour: grey green with fine leaf blades

Height: up to 1m

Plant spacing: 30cm apart

Recommended uses: Good for revegetation projects, in amongst rockeries and native garden beds.

Description: A perennial that can reach 1m, produces white hairs on its flower head.