Glauca Grass Tree

Xanthorrhoea Glauca

Sunshine Coast Plant Varieties
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Glauca Grass Tree Description

Xanthorrhoea glauca, known as the grass tree, is a large plant in the genus Xanthorrhoea, widespread in eastern Australia.

The trunk can grow in excess of 5 metres tall, and may have many branches.

It is occasionally seen in large communities in nutrient rich soils.

The leaves are a grey or bluish glaucous green.

Glauca Grass Tree Maintenance

Plant the crown of the plant slightly above the soil level to help with drainage.

Mulch and water only as required, drought tolerant once established.

Regular watering will result in faster growth but your plant may not be as tolerant of harsh conditions.

Glauca Grass Tree Alternative Names

Grass tree.