Vetiver – a useful plant for Mediterranean gardens

Oct. 14, 2015 - Version 2_2As mentioned in the previous post Vetiver a grass like plant originating from India has several important uses in gardens, especially in Mediterranean climate situations.

These include the following:

  • Stabilising steely sloping banks.
  • Fasciltating the creation of stable terraces on steepo banks.
  • Purifying water in eco swimming pools.
  • Purifying water from septic tanks.
  • Internal wind breaks.
  • Food for horses and rabbits.
  • Stabilising the banks of rivers and lakes.
  • Green contaiuer features on terraces.
  • Short low hedges.

For a good selection of application fotos have a look at the site VETIVER SPAIN.