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Phormium 'Alison Blackman'

New Zealand Flax

from £29.50

5 / 5 based on 2 customer reviews
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Phormium tenax 'Alison Blackman' is a fantastic cultivar of 'New Zealand Flax' boasting boldly coloured leaves which are olive green with a cream stripe and bright orange margin.  Will reach around 1.5 metres in height and spread. As with all New Zealand flaxes, it is tolerant of coastal conditions and exposed sites. They don't mind growing in pots and are very easy to maintain. Best sited in a sunny position and free-draining soil.
Eventual Size of Phormium 'Alison Blackman' Eventual Size of Phormium 'Alison Blackman'
Eventual size after 10 years
Plant Care
  • Position: full sun tolerant of windy and coastal positions
  • Soil: all free-draining soils and good in pots
  • Eventual Size: up to 1.5 metres
  • Habit: stocky evergreen plant, stunning architectural shape, great colour.
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Customer Reviews

on 21 Mar 2018

5 / 5

Many thanks for the lovely healthy plant, very well packed and protected, arrived quickly and is now sitting in my greenhouse waiting to be planted. I have purchased some cordylines previously with your company and was delighted with them.

on 14 Apr 2017

5 / 5

strong and healthy plants, thanks