A tough, adaptable and compact strappy leafed plant with beautiful, wide leaves and large purple berries that appear in spring. The plant's base changes colour from green to green with reddish tinges in colder climates. It makes an impressive statement mass-planted along pathways or as hedging. A popular choice for Japanese style gardens, gardens with low water use and accent planting. Tolerates frost and heat.
|Size — 130mm|
|Growth Width — 65cm|
|Growth Height — 60cm|
|Light Requirements — Full sun, Shade|
|Soil Requirements — Clay soil, Sandy soil|
May be planted in full sun or heavy shade. Suits sandy and sandy-loam to clay soils. Avoid poor soils. Keep the base of Dianella above the soil or mulch level.
Trim older leaves as required and prune back to half the plant's size every three years to encourage healthy new growth.