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Xanthorrhoea australis - Grass Tree


Xanthorrhoea australis - Grass Tree (Xanthorrhoea australis - Grass Tree)

This Grass tree is blooming right now. Photo taken in Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. on Mar. 11, 2013.



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never seen these before...does it have a trunk?

14 Mar, 2013

 

theres lots of green spaces in your park. looks stunning.:-)

14 Mar, 2013

 

Yes, it has a trunk. I didn't get a photo of the trunk.

I did noticed how green it was in the background. I was going to make a comment about that...not sure why it's so green because we are so far behind on our normal rainfall.

The green will not last long, March is usually the last month we typically receive rain...then no rain until late November or December.

14 Mar, 2013

 

oh my...no rain till november....although we moan about the amount we get i'm not sure i'd like living without it for so long. as it happens we havent had much rain for 3 weeks here. i just looked at the forecast ,looks like we wil be making up for that tonight and tomorrow...

14 Mar, 2013

 

Yes, I live in a very dry climate...we celebrate when we receive rain. LOL!

You're lucky you receive rain all year. You probably don't have to water every day starting in April - Nov and beyond. Actually, every month of the year I have to water.

15 Mar, 2013



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