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Dianella tasmanica Cherry Red

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Dianella tasmanica Cherry Red

Tasman Flax Lily,
$0.00 ex GST
A10, Indoor
B11, Indoor, D6
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A10, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 48
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.51 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.26 inc GST
B11, Indoor, D6
Size: 14cm
Available: 31
$/Unit (EX GST): $8.24 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $9.07 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Dianella tasmanica Cherry Red Tasman Flax Lily,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting Clumping, Tufting, Upright

Dianella Cherry Red has handsome strap foliage with striking cherry red leaf bases and graceful flower stems catch the eye. Deep blue flowers adding a zingy contrast in late spring and summer. It’s a multi-purpose plant, eye-catching in containers or planted as borders along driveways or path edges, and mass planted in large beds for strong simple effect. Cool temperate to tropical climates and well drained soils will suit it, frost is of little concern, but some protection from salt wind is needed if planted by the coast. Grows approx 75cm H.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
60cm-1m 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Rockery, Roundabouts / Splitters, Tropical Garden, Verge, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Trim spent flower stems; Feed with low phosphorus native fertilizer early spring or late summer Images and information supplied by Austraflora.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Liliaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Blue, Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High