Grass tree

Grass tree

This is an amazing grass tree. (The ‘grass tree’ used to be called ‘blackboy’ in pre PC days). They are very slow growing – less than 3cmm per year – and have the ability to withstand bush fires. This one is in Kings park and is over 2 metres tall. Pretty old therefore!

About dallanWA

Born post war Britain 1947, educated in UK, Masters degree in Education from University of Nottingham. Worked as an Educator and Manager UK, USA, Hong Kong. Lived in UK, USA, Hong Kong, Thailand, and now in Western Australia
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