Microlaena stipoides - Meadow Rice Grass, Paatiitii, weeping rice grass(NZ Native)
Microlaena stipoides or Ehrharta stipoides is a species of grass that occurs naturally in New Zealand, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and the Philippines.Microlaena stipoides grows to a height of approximately 0.7 metres and produces delicate, drooping stalks of spikelets. The naked caryopses (grains) are similar in shape to rice grains but smaller, approximately 5 mm long. The grass grows best in acidic soils is drought- and frost-tolerant and the leaves normally remain green all year.
Recommended pre germination seed treatment: Seed germinates without pre treatment.
Viable seed per gram:More than 200
Packets of 100 seeds $12
5 grams $34.00