Additional Grass Information
It is able to grow on a wide range of soils from sand to loam to clay and is common on poor soils of low fertility. It is common in eucalyptus woodlands which receive infrequent grazing.
- High drought tolerance
- Low frost tolerance
- Not tolerant of set stocking
Lemon scented grass provides valuable fodder on poor soils and will produce reasonable quantities as long as it is not grazed continuously. In some landscaping circumstances it can be considered as an alternative to Kangaroo grass as the seedheads are equally distinctive and the plants are similar in size and form.