Themeda australis Blue Roo PPAP

Themeda australis ‘THEM01’ PPAF - Introducing a prostrate
form of kangaroo grass, selected for its dense growth habit, great grey-blue to maroon foliage and low-growing habit. A seedling selection from another weeping form called Mingo, Blu Roo was selected because it has the same great foliage and form, but with a more “full” look. Bloom: Red-brown spikelets with prominent awns and spathes borne on branched stems, so heavy they often lay over and sit directly on the sprays of foliage. Blooms in summer.

Zones 8-11; plant in a protected area in colder climates Full sun, low-moderate water
requirements. Best for informal gardens; use in mass, borders or as a specimen. Protected by a US Plant Patents. Unauthorized Propagation Prohibited.

PLANT GUIDE

Plant type
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Average size 12-18'' H 18" W
Bloom time Summer
Spacing 18"
Water Low, once established
Growth rate Fast
Pruning Annually for best growth
Common uses Zones 8-11; plant in a protected area in colder climates

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