Indigo Pearl™ New Zealand Flax
Phormium tenax 'PKFJTB18' PPAF
Pronunciation: FOR-mi-um ten-AX
|Description||Outstanding foliage with dark plum centers and creamy pink outer edges. The sturdy, stiff leaves stay upright for less flopping. Use to add dramatic interest as an accent, specimen, or container plant. Evergreen.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Once established, water occasionally.|
|Blooms||Prized for foliage|
|Mature Size||Reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall and wide.|
|Special Features||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Multi-Season Interest|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|Companion Plants||Gardenia (Gardenia); Cranesbill (Geranium); Bougainvillea (Bougainvillea); Star Jasmine (Trachelospermum); Hebe (Hebe)|
|Care||Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Keep soil moist for best growth. Can tolerate less water but it will slow growth. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.