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Phormium cookianum

Botanical Name: Phormium cookianum
Common Names: Mountain Flax, New Zealand Flax,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening Clumping, Tufting

Description:
Stappy-leaved, clump forming Flax with arching foliage quickly growing up to 1.5m in length. Leaves are and attractive yellow-green and in summer, panicles of yellow flowers on stems are held well above the foliage and attract nectar feeding birds. Seed pots look similar to long, black bean pots, are decorative and used in cut flower arragements. P. cookianum has produced many successful hybrids. Great for coastal conditions and for use as a shady understorey plant. Grows approx 1m x 1m.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
TBA TBA

Position: Soil Type:
Any Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Costal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, ErosionControl, Feature, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screeningd, Lo wWater Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Verge

Pests & Diseases: TBA

Cultural Notes

Family Name: Origin:
Agavaceae TBA

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: TBA
Flower Colour: TBA
Flower Fragrant:
Flowering Season: TBA
Fruit: TBA

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: TBA
Maintenance Level: TBA
Water Usage: TBA
Drought: TBA
Frost: TBA
Wind: TBA
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Phormium cookianum

Phocoo
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
B7
Available: 20
$/Unit (EX GST): $11.90 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $13.09 inc GST
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