Austrostipa ramosissima. stout bamboo grass

Family Poaceae
Description Large clumping perennial to c. 2.5 m high
Flowering Time Most of the year
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities most common in higher rainfall areas or riparian habitats
Soil Types variable, often on alluvium
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values useful species for moist sites but difficult to source in large quantities
Amenity / Ornamental Values striking when in flower
Other Values
Water Deficit average to low
Compaction possibly high
Waterlogging high
Minimum Temperature
Average no. Seeds per Gram contact us for details
Viability Period medium
Dormancy none
Treatment none
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding easy but can be difficult to spread