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Katie Belles™

Lomandra hystrix 'LHBYF' PBR

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KATIE BELLES™ Lomandra is a rain garden plant with masses of fragrant flowers from September to Novemeber year after year.
    Katie Belles™ Lomandra is a highly versatile plant and performs in both wet and dry conditions. Masses of flowers from September to November year after year, sometimes repeat flowering in autumn. Katie Belles™ Lomandra strengthens the soil up to 285% (2007 Paananen, Layt; Study).
  • Best performing, evergreen Australian native rain garden plant
  • Stunning highly perfumed flowers
  • Erosion control plant
  • Plant Attributes

    • Height Range: 1m to 2m
    • Spread: 1m to 2m
    • Position: Full Sun, Semi Shade
    • Growth Habit: Clumping
    • Plant Use(s): Mass Planting
    • Scented: Flowers
    • Suitable Climate Zone(s):
      • Tropical
      • Subtropical
      • Arid
      • Temperate
      • Cool
    • Flowering Time(s): Spring
    • Flower Colour: Yellow

    How to use

    Mass planting for wet and dry landscapes, the edge of watercourses, drainage channels, raingardens or specimen planting

    Video

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQAEHaldxnY

    How it works

    QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.

    Full sun to part shade. Tolerates drought, cold, and coast. Best suited to moist soils. Tolerates periodic inundation, not 5 cm or more permanently

    Care Instructions

    Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Occasional watering may be required for dry inland regions, WA and SA. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended, but can tolerate mulches with fines).

    If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Every 3-7 years cut back 30cm above the ground (looks better pruned every 3 years, depends on desired look).

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