Becca Flax Lily
Becca Flax Lily
Dianella caerulea 'DCNC0' Plant Patent #18,505Item #9828 USDA Hardiness Zone: 7 - 11
An extremely versatile and easy-care selection with lush dark green foliage and soft blue flowers followed by attractive purple berries. An excellent mass planting or border in front of shrubs. Tough and adaptable to most any soil type, tolerates salt spray and drought. Evergreen.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial shade to partial sunWatering Needs:Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.Average Landscape Size:Arching foliage 2 ft. tall, slowly forms clump 2 ft. wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:dy-an-NEL-uh see-ROO-lee-uhPlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:SlowAverage landscape size:Arching foliage 2 ft. tall, slowly forms clump 2 ft. wide.Foliage color:Dark GreenBlooms:SpringFlower color:BlueFlower attributesShowy FlowersGarden styleMediterraneanPatent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.Companion PlantsLoropetalum (Loropetalum); Mexican Heather (Cuphea); Phormium (Phormium); Lilyturf (Liriope); Montbretia (Crocosmia)
- CareCare InformationThrives in average, well-drained soils; tolerates clay, provided a slope or berm for good drainage. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. For a neat appearance, prune old foliage and flower stalks. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Light Needs:Partial shade to partial sunWatering Needs:Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.