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Bearded Speargrass

Bearded Speargrass is an easy-to-grow, perennial grass with grey flowers.

Grass-like Bushland Heathland Small Plants Suitable for Pots

Noongar Name: Unknown

Scientific Name: Austrostipa semibarbata

Performance: Easy to grow

Size: Perennial with a maximum height up to 60cm

Flower: Grey

Flowering Time: Djilba – Kambarang (Aug-Nov)

Natural Distribution: Grows locally in the Perth region

Growing at a Glance

See Growing Guide for more detail

Position: Adaptable to sunny and light-shade positions

Watering: A waterwise, drought-hardy plant.

Feeding: Fertiliser not required.

Pruning: Generally not needed.

Invited Guests

This provides habitat for Invertebrates, Birds, and Reptiles





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