Tiger Grass: Thysanolaena maxima - Fully Hydrated

Here’s what happens when you water thirsty tiger grass

Thysanolaena Maxima (tiger grass) loves to be watered regularly otherwise it goes into water conservation mode its leaves curl up. This effect is only temporary though, and only hours after watering, the leaves restore their normal shape.

Tiger Grass: Thysanolaena maxima - Dehydrated
9:30am – Tiger Grass: Thysanolaena maxima – Dehydrated. Photo taken immediately after watering.

Tiger Grass: Thysanolaena maxima - Partially Hydrated
11:00am – Tiger Grass: Thysanolaena maxima – Partially Hydrated. Photo taken 1.5 hours after watering.

Tiger Grass: Thysanolaena maxima - Fully Hydrated
01:00pm – Tiger Grass: Thysanolaena maxima – Fully Hydrated. Photo taken 3.5 hours after watering.