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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.


All flower MAY-JUN

Genus of 25-30 species of variable. evergreen, rhizomatous perennials found in subtropical and temperate woodland, heath or more open areas in East Africa, Madagascar, eastern Asia, western Pacific and Australasia.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - rhizomatous perennial
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for their loose panicles of slightly pendent, star-shaped, usually blue, flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin - East Africa, Madagascar, eastern Asia, western Pacific, Australasia.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil

Buy Varieties of DIANELLA

DIANELLA caerulea 'Cassa Blue'

DIANELLA caerulea 'Cassa Blue'  >

Compact upright habit. Blue glaucous leaves and small purple flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

DIANELLA revoluta 'Coolvista'

DIANELLA revoluta 'Coolvista'  >

Upright blue-grey narrow leaves. Blue flowers occasionally followed by blue berries
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

DIANELLA tasmanica 'Tas Red'

DIANELLA tasmanica 'Tas Red'  >

Commonly known as: Tasmanian flax lily.
Broad, shiny green leaves, tinged red in winter. Deep red flower stems carry blue flowers followed by blue berries
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£12.50 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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