|Size and form
|An erect, tufting perennial grass 50cm-1m high.
|Flowers, leaves and fruit
|Flowers occur in dense panicles with overlapping spikelets. The awn is long, curly and threadlike. Flowering occurs from October to March. The green-blue leaves are flat or sometimes with an inrolled margin.
|Can grow in a range of situations. Suitable for well-drained soils and full-sun or semi-shade positions.