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aka Purei, Pukio

Native wetland grass. A bright green grass that forms a large clump. With age, a trunk-like mass of old leaves forms so the grass seems perched on a tall mound. Good for planting in damp to wet areas but will tolerate short periods of dryness. Plant around ponds as shelter for birds. Evergreen



Habit: Clump Forming
Mature Size (HxW): 100cm x 100cm

Carex Secta

Expected Stock Height: 50/60 cm  ? 

Currently sold out. Add to your waitlist to be advised when next in stock.


Wairere Nursery
826 Gordonton Road, R D 1, Hamilton 3281 Ph: (07) 824 3430 Email: