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A grass-like perennial, well suited for many different locations: be it in a small pot, border planting or as a ground cover in gardens and rockery. If well-pruned, the plant can be shaped in a round clump habit that shows off masses of iris-like purple blooms during the spring seasons. This plant can handle many different Australian situations and is Waterwise as well.

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Little Tuff Patersonia Occidentalis

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    • Place in an area of Full Sun to Heavy Shade.
      Mulch well after planting to retain moisture.

    • Plant in Loamy, Sandy loam and or Potting mix conditions with good drainage.
      Use a premium pot mix if planting in a container.

    • Water regularly (2x per week) when establishing the plant, for 4 weeks.
      Water occasionally (1x per week) in general care, ensuring the soil does not fully dry out between watering.

    • Fertilize annually with low phosphate fertilizer.

    • Cut foliage when necessary.


    Botanical Name

    Patersonia occidentalis

    Plant Type

    Grass or grass-like, Clumping perennial

    Mature Growth Dimensions

    (Height x Spread)

    30-40 cm x 50-60 cm

    Sun Exposure

    Full Sun, Part Shade



    Bird / Wildlife Attracting?


    Australian Native?


    Deciduous or Evergreen?




    Foliage Type

    Needle with an upright clumping growth habit

    Foliage Colour




    Flower Colour

    Purple, Dark Red

    Flowering Season

    Spring (September - November)

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