Previously known as Stipa arundinacea, Agrostis lessoniana and others, but is now the only species of grass in Anemanthele. Endemic to New Zealand. A tufted grass, forming a round mound, with very fine flower inflorescences.

As with all tussock-forming grasses, established plants provide a sheltered microhabitat for overwintering beneficial insects such as ladybirds. Increasingly it is being found outside of gardens but generally in brownfield sites, where they pose relatively little ecological risk.

Plants to be propagated in the near future, register your interest To Be Propagated

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