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Architectural, pink foliage, occasional impressive flowers. Sizes approximate. Will divide into several plants. Originally from RHS Wisley.
I would like you to help me dig them up (at your and the plants' risk!) and to take them all. Optional donation to charity.
Mountain flax, Flax
Phormium cookianum ‘Maori Sunrise’ (Mountain flax). This species produces leaves about 1.5m long and 6cm wide. The flowers are yellow, red-brown with yellow interiors. The evergreen, upright perennial has bold spiky leaves striped with red, yellow and green and panicles of tubular, pale yellowish green flowers.
They are fairly frost hardy, and will respond well to generous watering and permanently moist conditions. You can propagate from seed or by division in spring.
Suitable for coastal conditions.
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