Plants in stock

Dactylis glomerata : fact sheet


Species name:
Dactylis glomerata
Common names:
Akaroa, Cocksfoot, Orchard grass, Rough cocksfoot, Australiese g ,PETGRASS
Description:
Cocksfoot Grass, PETGRASS, Grassy Groundcover

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
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-High Veld Grasslands/Montane - Summer Rain ,Naturalised in South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 50cm
Width:
Less than 25cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial ,Grass/Flax/Sedge
Usage:
Traditional Medicine ,General attractive garden subject
Fruit:
Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive

Plant suppliers

Green Cube

Cape Town
tel: 0834353197
email: arlo@greencube.co.za
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