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Isolepis nodosa

Knobby Club Rush
(now known as Ficinia nodosa)

Species Description

This link will give you an image of the species as a mature plant, as well as flower, fruit and seed description.

Species description

Cultivation and Uses

This link will give you information about climate parameters, tolerance of climate extremes and adverse soils, biological traits under cultivation, soil factors, uses and potentially undesirable attributes.

Cultivation and uses

Plant Growing Stages


2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed Description

Seed Pre-Treatment


Surface sow.


Capillary watering.


Germination usually occurs within 3-5 weeks.
Light may improve germination.
Should readily germinate from fresh seed but smoke treatment may increase germination success.

Pests and Disease
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Late Spring-early Summer

Seed Collection Timeframe

July - February

Storage and Ripening

Seed may retain viability for at least 2 years stored at room temperature.

Grows from Cuttings