Jan 7, 2015





romantic grass of the week: found on our bushwalk in the border ranges national park there is a "lost world" area, fully in the clouds.. full of what looks like south east asian rainforest and we found this grass growing in the misty clouds - stout bamboo grass austrostipa ramosissima. found Usually in moist, well-drained gullies, near forest or woodland margins in eastern mainland States, including Lord Howe Island. perennial. 100-250 cm tall.. grows together in clumps like bamboo, woody, 6-9 nodes coming from clump. quite delicate looking