Purple Leaved NZ Flax
Phormium tenax purpurea
(This plant is not on the Australian Noxious Weed List.)
New Zealand Flax (Phormium tenax) is a clumping plant that comes in colours: the normal green, burgundy red, yellow, purple and bronze or bi-coloured. The leaves are stiff and upright, grow to a height of 200mm, while the tall Summer flower spikes are cream or dull red.
This plant will tolerate almost any conditions. It is adaptable to most soils in full sun. Tolerant of frost, some shade, dry and poor soils. It is most suitable for tough seaside conditions (salt tolerant).
Offered is a packet of 30 seeds with propagation notes.
All seed is posted in bubble wrap protection.
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