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Phormium tenax Yellow Wave

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Wantirna
D6
Size: 14cm
Available: 44
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.30 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.03 inc GST
B7
Size: 14cm
Available: 18
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.56 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.32 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Phormium tenax Yellow Wave Variegated New Zealand Flax,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

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

Description:
Bright green and yellow variegated strappy-leaved clumping plant with bird attracting flower stalks in Summer. It's upright, arching leaves look great planted en-masse, in pots or used to highlight dark areas in a garden. Grows approx 80cm x 80cm

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Coastal Garden, Foliage Feature / Colour, Mass Planting, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Mealy Bugs

Cultural Notes: Water well until established. Low maintenance once established. Remove spent flower heads and old foliage. Water well in dry periods. Low maintenance once established.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Xanthorrhoeaceae PacificIslands

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Yellow, Variegated
Flower Colour: Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

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