Phormium tenax 'Variegatum'
Phormiums are large evergreen perennials with striking sword-shaped leaves. Phormium tenax 'Variegatum' has variegated leaves with a central green band, cream margins.
Ideally placed in a sunny border, in moist but well-drained soil. Easy to grow and tolerant of salt-laden winds. Remove dead or damaged leaves during spring.
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 140-150cm in a 30L pot