Phormium tenax Atropurpurea

Atropurpurea Phormium
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Plant Type

Perennial

Evergreen-Deciduous

Evergreen

Overall Mature Size

Large

Mature Height & Spread

7-9′ x 7-9′

Exposure

Full Sun, partial Shade

Water

Medium, Low Water

Flower Color

Red

Bloom Time

Spring, Summer

Special Features

Coastal Conditions, Deer Resistant, Shade Tolerant

Container Sizes

#1, #5, #15

Natural Growth Habit

Clumping

Sunset Garden Zones

7-9, 14-24

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone

8-11

Large bold plant with deep bronze brownish -tone leaves to 9′. Due to deep leaf color this variety will tolerate more sun however all phormium do better with filtered sun. Can reach 7′ – 9′. Use for dramatic effect with lightening or large scale plantings.

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