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Dianella caerulea 'Aranda' is a hardy, dwarf clumping perennial with deep green foliage. It has sprays of starry purple-blue flowers in spring and summer, followed by purple-blue berries. It grows in full sun to part shade. It is rarely troubled by pests or diseases. Aranda is a tidy plant ideal for borders and mass planting. Best suited to maintained gardens with good soils and regular watering. It grows well in coastal humidity and inland climates but is best protected from heavy frost.
Flower colour: blue
Flowering season: spring summer
Maximum height: 0.3 metres
Minimum height: not specified
Maximum width: 0.3 metres
Minimum width: not specified
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: Birds, insects.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical, tropical.
Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.
Clay: moist, well-drained.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 5.5-7.5
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser.