Dianella prunina ‘Somersby’ Native Flax

Strappy leaved clumping perennial with beautiful blue-grey foliage, edged with purple. Tough, drought tolerant low maintenance plant for borders, pots or as an accent plant. Not as tough as other Dianellas.

Scientific Name:Dianella prunina
Common Name:Native Flax
Plant Type:Grass or grass-like
Height:0.4 ~ 0.5 metres
Width:0.4 ~ 0.5 metres
Flower Colour:Blue
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Mildly acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained
Special Uses:Decorative fruit
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Seed eating birds



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants