What's your question? Ask

Hyacinth Plant

Q.A Border Plant That Takes Full Sun

Zone Newcastle | J.McGregor added on September 3, 2012 | Answered

I have a garden bed beside my BBQ area. It is about 6 meters long and 300mm wide. I want to grow something there that takes hot afternoon sun. I prefer something like cordyline, although does not grow too wide. Do you have any suggestions? Not a plant with flowers.

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on September 16, 2012

Monkeygrass is commonly used for this purpose. They do get flowers for a short period, but they tend to be small.

Mondo grass is another option. The black variety can be quite striking.

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Hyacinth Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert