Dianella tasmanica ‘Tiny Tas’

An easy care clumping perennial, useful for low maintenance gardens. A small and compact variety of Dianella tasmanica, growing to only around 30 cm high. It has masses of fine blue spikes of tiny blue flowers in spring, followed by decorative blue berries which are not recommended as edible. Can be grown in sun to part shade, best in well drained soil. Tolerant of moderate frost and drought once established.

Scientific Name:Dianella tasmanica
Family:Asphodelaceae
Common Name:Dianella
Plant Type:Clumping perennial, Bulb or bulb-like
Height:0.3 ~ 0.4 metres
Width:0.3 ~ 0.4 metres
Flower Colour:Blue
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Coastal garden
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Lifespan:Perennial
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Border plant
Special Uses:Decorative fruit

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Neutrog Bush Tucker & medal

Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertilizer for this plant.