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Dianella prunina 'Rainbow Twist' is a perennial plant with interesting twisted leaves and deep red and purple striping in colder months which lightens in warmer weather. It likes full sun to dappled shade, and needs a well drained soil. In heavier soils, grow in raised beds or containers.
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Maximum height: 0.5 metres
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This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is not salt tolerant.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical.
Loam: moist, well-drained.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Root rot diseases in wet conditions
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Good native fertiliser.