Genus Species: Gahnia sieberiana
Common / Product Name: Saw Sedge
Habit: WETLAND SPECIES (WS) and TUFTS (TF)
Height x Width: 1.5 – 2m x 2.00 – 3.00m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: High / Wetlands
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Evergreen rhizomatous perennial
Flowering: starts: Summer
Flower Colour: Dark Brown to Black spikelet’s
Irrigation: Wetland species.
Lower Temperatures: Occasional temperatures as low as -7°C.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures extending from High 30’s°C to Mid 40’s°C. Requires water.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.