Red Sensation Cordyline
Cordyline australis 'Red Sensation'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
|Botanical Pronunciation||kor-di-ly-nee aw-STRAL-iss|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 3 to 6 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Houseplant, Poolside, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Lavender (Lavandula); False Heather (Cuphea); Lantana (Lantana); Verbena (Verbena); Canna (Canna)|
Thrives in deep, fertile, well-drained soils; shelter from harsh winds. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to develop root system. Once established in landscape water regularly during growing season; reduce frequency in cooler winter months. Water container plants when soil surface becomes dry. Move indoors before the threat of frost.
This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL