Dianella tasmanica ‘Splice’ Native Flax

A great form of Dianella for landscaping, with attractive variegated green and white foliage that has an attractive red tinge as the new leaves are forming. As the leaves mature lime and yellow vertical streaks intensify along the leaf. Tough,low maintenance plant for borders, pots or as an accent plant, it does well under trees and in shade. Frost and drought tolerant, and good for coastal gardens.

Scientific Name:Dianella tasmanica
Common Name:Native Flax
Plant Type:Grass or grass-like
Height:0.5 ~ 0.6 metres
Width:0.5 ~ 0.6 metres
Flower Colour:Blue
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Mildly acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Light:Sunny, Light shade, Heavy shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained
Special Uses:Decorative fruit, Erosion control, Pollution tolerant
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Seed eating birds



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants