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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....

  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - evergreen. rhizomatous perennials
  • 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 nigra  >

Commonly known as: Turutu.
Frost hardy clump forming plant similar to a minature phormium. White flowers on long stalks precede pale blue berries
Multibuy Any 3+ £12.00 each
£13.50 each

DIANELLA revoluta 'Coolvista'

DIANELLA revoluta 'Coolvista'  >

Upright blue-grey narrow leaves. Blue flowers occasionally followed by blue berries
£13.50 each

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
£13.50 each

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