Genus Species: Lepidosperma concavum
Common / Product Name: Sandhill Sword-sedge
Habit: TUFTS (TF)
Height x Width: 0.2 – 0.6m x .5 – .6m
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Pea like yellow red centers
Irrigation: Will require watering over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -8°C this plant naturally occurs from coastal regions to under-story woodlands making it very hardy to frost.
Upper Temperatures: Tolerates periods of dry spells with temperatures extending from High 30’s°C to Medium 40’s°C.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.