Lomandra ‘Lime Tuff’ – Mat Rush


Lime Tuff is a great low maintenance plant for general landscaping work. It has an upright form, with bright green narrow leaves. It grows from an underground rhizome, which makes it able to resprout after hard cutbacks. Withstands heavy frost, and good for coastal plantings. It is proving to be adaptable to a wide range of climates from temperate to Mediterranean as well as sub tropical climates. Great as a border or pot plant, and can be used under trees.

Family : Lomandraceae
Cultivar Name: Lime Tuff
Plant Type : Grass or grass-like
Width : 0.6
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool, Semi-arid
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Special Uses : Erosion control, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Scientific Name: Lomandra
Common Name : Mat Rush
Height : 0.6
Flower Color : Cream
pH Level : Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Container growing, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance :
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Other insects, Lizards