Additional Grass Information
Tussock grass prefers moist well-drained soils, but will grow on slightly dry soils. It is not very well suited to growing on harsh shallow soils.
- Tolerates moderate salt winds
- Tolerates full sun, but prefers dappled shade
Because of its attractive form, Poa labillardieri is good for landscaping either as individual contrast plants or in massed plantings. It can also be used as fodder for grazing animals. While the volume of production is high, the quality of the fodder is not high.