Australian Grass Tree

Xanthorrhoea preissii


Standard seed packet, 20 seeds

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Australian Grass Tree

Xanthorrhoea preissii


  • Perennial to 150cm
  • Australian Native


Perennial growing to to 150cm. This iconic Western Australian native plant forms a tall black tree-like base over a very long period of time. Loves dry warm climates, full sun and sandy soils. Drought tolerant and fire hardy. Very slow growing and long lived, great landscape feature plant. Produces tall spires of creamy white flowers. Also known as "Balga". 


How to sow and grow:

Method: Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 3mm
When: Autumn and spring
Germination: 28-364 days @ 18-22°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Half-hardy Perennial
Plant Spacing: 200cm
Plant Height: 150cm
Position: Full to part sun, well drained soil
*Notes: Plants take 4 years to produce a 'trunk' and 10 years to reach maturity.

(Product number: D7-11)
Seeds per gram: 45 seeds


SKU D7-11
Shipping Weight 0.0010kg
Botanical name: Xanthorrhoea preissii
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 20 seeds
Seeds per gram: 45

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