Oryza sativa 'Nigrescens'
Plant type: deciduous rhizomatous grass or annual
Hardiness zones: 10-13
Sunlight: hot overhead sun
Soil Moisture: aquatic
Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
Garden Styles: suits oriental & tropical designs
Growth rate: fast
Maintenance Level: average
Skill Level: average
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Reuse your grass clippings (unseeded);, old plants and some food waste as a healthy base compost when gardening.
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