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Phormium tenax

Zealand Flax

from £29.50

5 / 5 based on 1 customer review
Plant Info Q & A Plant Info

New Zealand Flax. A clump-forming, evergreen perennial with upright narrow leaves, dark green above blue-green beneath, and dull red flowers in summer. Height up to 3m. Spread 2m. frost hardy. Tolerant of coastal conditions. Planting instructions, Back-fill with soil mixed with compost and a suitable fertiliser.

  • Eventual Size: height up to 3m, spread up to 2m
  • Position: full sun tolerant of windy and coastal positions
  • Habit: stocky evergreen! plant, stunning architectural shape
  • Soil: all free-draining soils and good in pots
  • Common Names: New Zealand Flax
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on 19 Sep 2016

5 / 5

was pleased to wait /huge compared what I paid elsewhere, Martin was very helpful.