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Dianella x 'Clarity Blue' (Flax lily, Dianella)

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Plant description

dianella x clarity blue

Dianella x 'Clarity Blue' is a clumping perennial plant with lovely clear blue foliage. Grows to around half a metre high and wide, and makes a nice colour contrast plant in the garden, and is good for massed plantings. A great plant for low maintenance gardens, as it needs little follow up care once established. Likes well drained soil, from sandy to open clay, and does well in sun to part shade. Drought and frost tolerant.

Further reading: Top ten native plants and Best natives for pots and small gardens (articles written by native plant expert and horticulturalist Angus Stewart).

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: blue
Flowering season: summer

Plant size

Maximum height: 0.5 metres
Minimum height: not specified

Maximum width: 0.5 metres
Minimum width: not specified

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Not specified.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.

Clay: well-drained.

Sand: moist, well-drained.

Miscellaneous information

Native to: Australia.

Planting season: any.

Types of fertiliser: not specified.

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