Austrostipa scabra. rough speargrass

Family Poaceae
Description small clumping perennial to about 0.6 m high
Flowering Time
Distribution & Botanical Details
Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities
Soil Types
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values very widespread and useful cool season grass. Tolerant of very hostile sites, colonises rapidly
Amenity / Ornamental Values
Other Values
Water Deficit high
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade average
Minimum Temperature -8
Average no. Seeds per Gram contact us for details
Viability Period medium
Dormancy may require after ripening period
Treatment storage for 3 to 6 months
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees
Direct Seeding easy but can be difficult to spread