Phormium tenax “Duet”

Phormium tenax “Duet”

Plant type

Perennials

Common name
Lino della Nuova Zelanda


Family
Agavaceae


Tag

    Habitus

  • Perennials

    Exposure

  • Sun

    Leaf Persistance

  • Evergreen

    Flower Colour

  • Yellow

    Flowering Period

  • 08-August
  • 06-June
  • 07-July

    Climatic Zone

  • 8

    Continent of Origin

  • Oceania

Botanical characteristics: It is a small-sized cultivar, not exceeding 1 mt in height. The green leaves are cream all along the margins.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It adapts to any type of soils, including the dry and sandy ones. It resists marine climate.

Use: It is ideal as seaside gardens ornament. It is used singly, in groups, in flowerbeds or borders. It is suitable for pots and planters in terraces near buildings and gardens in winter.