Evergreen slow growing stout perennial with a grassy clump and dark, sometimes branched trunk (1-3m) from ACT, NSW, Vic, SA and Tas. Green grass-like radiating leaves arising in a tuft. Tall spear-like flower up to 4m high. Useful as a feature and in groups for its interesting form and foliage texture. Sensitive to root disturbance. Drought tolerant.