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Microlaena avenacea
Height: 0.4m;  Spread: 0.5m
Bush Rice Grass (Grass)
Fine blue-leaved grass with attractive flower head (summer). Good for dry shady sites.
» Click here for our microlaena stipoides article published in the Titirangi Tatler, February 2012 ...
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