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Variegated Flax Lily - Dianella tasmanica 'Variegata'
Variegated Flax Lily - Dianella tasmanica 'Variegata'

Phormiaceae Dianella Tasmanica Variegata

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Grows InZone 9B · 25° to 30° F through Zone 11 · Above 40° F
Sun ExposureFull / Mostly Sun, Morning Sun / Evening Shade, Morning Shade / Evening Sun
Soil DrainageWell Drained, Moderately Drained
Resistent ToDeer Resistant, Drought, Insect, Disease, Mildew, Heat
Flower ColorBlue
BloomsSpring Blooms, Summer Blooms, Early Spring Blooms, Fall Foliage, Spring Foliage, Summer Foliage, Early Summer Blooms
Foliage ColorWhite, Medium Green
Average Height1' to 2'
Average Width1' to 2'
AttractsButterflies, Hummingbirds, Visual Attention
FragrancesNone
Additional Information About Variegated Flax Lily - Dianella tasmanica 'Variegata'

Dianella Tasmanica 'Variegata' is a moderate growing perennial plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 9B through 11. It matures to an average height of 1 foot to 2 feet and an average width of 1 foot to 2 feet, depending on climate and other environmental factors. It prefers growing in a location that provides full sun, morning sun with afternoon shade or morning shade with afternoon sun and grows best when planted in loam, clay or silt soil that is well drained or moderately drained. In the spring and summer Variegated Flax Lily produces blue flowers. The foliage is white and medium green in color. It attracts butterflies, hummingbirds and visual attention and is resistant to deer, drought, insects, diseases, mildew and heat.

Variegated Flax Lily can be useful in the landscape in mass plantings, in containers or planters, around decks, swimming pools, and other outdoor living areas, in landscape beds or islands or in small groupings and also in cottage gardens, butterfly gardens, hummingbird gardens or perennial gardens.

More About Variegated Flax Lily...

Variegated Flax lily is noted for its variegated foliage with white and green striping. In early summer it sends up very exquisite, soft airy flowers on thin flower stems that rise in and above the foliage. The airy panicles of white, soft blue, and yellow star-shaped flowers are followed by shiny dark blue berries. 

Details

USDA Zones:  9B-11
Height:  1-2'
Width:  1-2'
Spacing:  2'
Sun:  Full Sun or Part Shade
Soil:  Well or Moderately Drained
Water Needs:  Average
Flower Color:  White, Blue, and Yellow
Bloom Period:  Spring and Summer
Foliage:  Wide Grassy-like Variegated White and Green
Fragrance:  None 
Tolerances / Resistances: Heat, Drought
Attracts:  Butterflies, Hummingbirds, visual Attention
Uses & Styles:  Borders, Small Groupings, Mass Plantings, Outdoor Living Areas, Home Foundations, Landscape Beds, Butterfly Gardens, Containers, Cottage Gardens, Hummingbird Gardens, Pollination Gardens, Rock Gardens, Shade Gardens, Perennial Gardens, and Woodland Border Gardens


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