LIME TUFF Lomandra confertifolia subsp. pallida

Description
Lime Tuff is a trade name for a select form of Lomandra confertifloia subsp. pallida. Lime Tuff has long arching lime green foliage which remains very clean and tidy. It is evergreen in all kinds of climates from the coast to inland. It is very frost hardy and survives coast summer humidity very well. While not completely Phytophthora resistant like Shara and Evergreen Baby it is still hardier then other Lomandra confertifolia varieties.
Dimensions
700 to 900 mm tall X 600 to 800 mm wide.
Flowering
From late winter through to spring with scented flowers borne among the foliage.
Aspect
Lime Tuff prefers full sun and up to 50% shade. In coastal aspects it will remain neat when planted in protected positions. Be careful not to plant it in depressed garden contours that remain wet for long periods of time. It is best suited to raised or mounted garden beds.
Soil Type
A wide range, loam, clay loam & free draining clay. Avoid planting in poorly drained soils.
Maintenance
Trim back foliage 1/3 to half every 3 to 5 years, if needed. Use a slow release fertilizer after trimming to encourage fresh re-growth.
Available Sizes
Viro-tubes & 140 mm Pots. Numbers for Lime Tuff will be limited throughout 2017, we will encourage pre-grow orders to
ensure supply for projects.
Planting Rates
Mass planting: Viro-tubes 5 per m2, Pots 3 to 5 per m2. Specimen planting: Viro-tubes 1 to 3 per m2, Pots 1 per m2.