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PHORMIUM tenax 'Purpureum'

Commonly known as New Zealand flax

Long bronzy-purple leaves
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PHORMIUM tenax 'Purpureum'

 
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£16.00 each 
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Any 3+ for 14.00 each
  • Evergreen
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Clump-forming perennial.
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Architectural interest
  • Good to know
    all-year-round colour and flower spikes in summer
  • Pests & Diseases
    mealybugs.
  • Place of origin
    garden origin.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept - ideal for a coastal garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Purple
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Linear see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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2m (6½ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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