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Knobby Club Rush

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Kevin Sparrow
Ficinia nodosa

An extremely hardy fast growing rush to 1 metre tall with leaves reduced to orange-brown sheaths and a small brown dense flowerhead. It can be used as a sand binder in some coastal locations, planted singly or in groups as a feature for mixed landscapes or mass planted in borders. It is ideal for planting around water features, ponds, dry creek beds or filtration beds. 

Type: 
Sedge/Rush
Height: 
0.5 - 1m
Maintenance: 
Low
Flowering Time: 
Summer
Light: 
Sun
Part Shade
Water Requirement: 
Low
Tolerates: 
Sandy Soil
Lime / Alkaline Soil
Full Coastal Exposure
Some Coastal Exposure
Dry conditions
Acidic Soils
Biodiversity Benefits: 
Lizard Habitat
Plant Origin: 
Local Native
Natural Occurence: 
Vic/NSW/Qld/SA/Tas/WA

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