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Aristida junciformis : fact sheet


Species name:
Aristida junciformis
Common names:
Bristle grass ,Gongoni grass ,Steekgras
Description:
Bristle grass, Gongoni grass, Steekgras. Grass-like/Grouncover.

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Winter Rain ,RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Year Round Rain ,RSA-East Coast Semi-arid Scrub - Year Round/Summer Rain ,RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,RSA-Karoo Succulent - Winter/Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 50cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial ,Grass/Flax/Sedge ,Ground cover - annual
Usage:
Groundcover
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Flowers Inconspicuous or No Flowers
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves Simple Entire

Plant suppliers

Cape Town
tel: 0217892100
email: dean@capedutchgardens.co.za
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Grow Wild Indigenous Nursery

Johannesburg
cell: 0828246715
tel: 0114658857
email: info@growwild.co.za
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George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za
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