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Anemanthele Lessoniana For Sale

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Anemanthele Lessoniana Grass – Best In New Zealand!

Adding NZ-native grass plants, such as Anemanthele Lessoniana to your garden delivers a vast range of benefits:

We have fantastic Anemanthele grass plants ready for your space. These amazing plants have been grown from eco-sourced seed and then multiplied in our nursery. Our Anemanthele lessoniana plants thrive in NZ’s climate. Each plant is packed and transported with extreme care, ensuring it arrives to you in the same condition it was in when it left the nursery. If you are wanting to buy Anemanthele lessoniana grass, shop with confidence from the best in the industry.

Anemanthele lessoniana Questions

1. What is the old name for Anemanthele Lessoniana?

The old name for Anemanthele lessoniana is Stipa arundinacea. You may still find it listed under this name in older sources or in certain regions.

Here are some other historical names for Anemanthele lessoniana:

It's important to note that some of these names are considered synonyms and may not be valid anymore. The current accepted scientific name for this plant is Anemanthele lessoniana.

2. What is the native wind grass in New Zealand?

The native wind grass in New Zealand is Anemanthele lessoniana, also known as Wind Grass. It is a stunning ornamental grass with arching, copper-tinged foliage and feathery flowerheads.

Here are some key characteristics of Anemanthele lessoniana:

Anemanthele lessoniana is a popular choice for gardens due to its low maintenance requirements, attractive appearance, and tolerance for various conditions. It is also an important species for ecological restoration projects and helps to stabilize soil and prevent erosion.

3. Is Anemanthele Lessoniana an evergreen?

Anemanthele Lessoniana is considered a semi-evergreen grass. This means that it typically retains its foliage throughout winter, but some older leaves may brown and die off. The extent of die-off can vary depending on the severity of the winter and the plant's individual health. However, in warmer climates or sheltered locations, Anemanthele Lessoniana can often behave as a true evergreen, retaining its foliage year-round.

4. What is gossamer grass?

Gossamer grass is the common name for the plant Anemanthele lessoniana, which is also known as Wind Grass or Hunangāmoho. It's a native ornamental grass found in New Zealand, prized for its:

Here's why it's called gossamer grass:

5. How do you care for an Anemanthele plant?

Caring for an Anemanthele plant, also known as New Zealand Wind Grass or Gossamer Grass, is relatively easy. Here's some of their basic needs:

6. Where is Anemanthele native to?

Anemanthele lessoniana is native to New Zealand. It's found throughout both the North and South Islands, in various habitats such as:

It's not naturally found anywhere else in the world. However, due to its attractive appearance and low maintenance requirements, it's become a popular ornamental plant and can now be found in gardens around the globe.

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