Genus Species: Xanthorrhoea minor
Common / Product Name: Small Grass Tree
Habit: TUFTS (TF)
Height x Width: 0.5 – 0.8m x 0.50 – 0.80m
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Summer
Flower Colour: Rust Brown Spike
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -5°C; to -8°C. High frost tolerance, once established.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in 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.