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Description

Common name: Sword Mat-Rush
Height: 0.3-0.5m
Width: 0.3-0.5m

Description: Hard green narrow leaves which form an open clump. Small flowers and seed on spikes in the centre of the plant. Male and female plants. 

Growing and distribution: Widespread across the region. Drought tolerant once established. Can live for hundreds of years.

Beneficial Attributes: Caterpillar food plant. Seeds are eaten by lizards. Attracts native bees. 

Specific location issues: Requires rainfall greater than 400mm