Tiger Grass (Thysanolaena maxima)
A tightly clumping grass native to SE Asia with very large leaves and pink flower heads. Bamboo like appearance. Ideal for subtropical gardens as a feature plant or hedge. Fast growing and lush green.
|HEIGHT WHEN MATURE:
|POLE DIAMETER MATURE:
|Poles visible for bottom 1/2 then large broad leaves to top
|SUGGESTED PLANTING DISTANCE:
|1.5m between plants
|hardy tall clumping grass with flowers
|OK FOR POTS?
|Full sun to part shade
|Every other day for first month until established.
|Twice a year (Spring & Autumn) - suggested Osmocote slow release 6mth
|Free draining soils with good organics turned over. Can mulch with a leaf litter (not tea tree). If soil is sand mix in organic matter. If clay mounding is recommended.
|200mm pots - can fit up to 6 in a special plant box.
300mm & 45L bags need to be trucked in, see our freight information page for approx pricing and delivery schedules.