Long-hair Plume-grass

Scientific NameDichelachne crinita
Size and formAn erect, tufting perennial grass 50cm-1m high.
Flowers, leaves and fruitFlowers 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.
Growing conditionsCan grow in a range of situations. Suitable for well-drained soils and full-sun or semi-shade positions.