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Poa labillardieri

Genus Species: Poa labillardieri    

Common / Product Name: Suggan Buggan

Habit:   TUFTS (TF)

Available Sizes

Height x Width: 0.8 – 1m x 0.8 – 1m

Pruning:   None Light

Frost Tolerance:   High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   Medium / Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance:   Medium

Drought Tolerance:   Medium

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Perennial tussock grass

Flowering:  starts: Early Summer

Flower Colour:   Straw spikelet’s

Irrigation:   Yes water during dry periods

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -10°C under snow. Grows in alpine areas along side water courses.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

Environment:   Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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