Phormium Tenax Purpureum
Phormium Tenax 'Purpureum' also known as New Zealand Flax are an evergreen perennial with striking sword-like leaves. With its attractive leaves of purple and red stripes, Phormium Tenax Purpureum provides year-round interest and looks great in both formal and informal garden styles.
Phormium Tenax 'Purpureum' is a hardy and low-maintenance plant that can thrive in a variety of growing conditions. It prefers well-draining soil and full sun to partial shade and is relatively drought-tolerant, making it an ideal choice for gardens in dry or arid regions. This Phormium cultivar is also resistant to pests and diseases, making it a great choice for novice gardeners or those looking for an easy-to-care-for plant.
Plant Habit: Clump forming
Soil Type: Loam, Sand
Aspect: South-facing, North-facing, West-facing, East-facing
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Soil pH: Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
Hardiness Rating (RHS): H5 (-15°C to -10°C)
Supplied at a height of approximately 100cm in a 7L pot