Phormium Tenax Rainbow Maiden 4.5 Litre Pot
Phormium or new zealand flax are evergreen plants that make a large clump of leathery, strap-like, upright foliage. They bare tall panicles of tubular flowers. Phormiums make beautiful architectural plants and like to be planted at the back of the border or as a feature specimen.
Planting phormiums is easy they require full sun or partial shade and a moist well drained soil.
Pruning - Cut out any dead or damaged leaves in spring with a sharp pair of secateurs. Propagate from seeds sown in Spring.
Rainbow Maiden sword-like, pink leaves with darker pink to red margins and tubular, dull red flowers borne on erect stems in summer.. Grow in sun or part shade in any soil. Will reach about 1 metre.