Phormium tenax purpureum

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Phormium tenax purpureum
Phormium tenax purpureum
Phormium tenax purpureum
Phormium tenax purpureum

Phormium tenax purpureum

(NZ Native)

Purple flax


Height - 3m

Native New Zealand large common flax forming robust clumps of broad, purple leaves. Traditionally significant as a material for weaving and fibre. An excellent choice for low shelter and erosion control. The beautiful red seeds from January to March and nectar from December to January are very attractive to native birds and bees. Flax is a vigorous grower that tolerates of a wide range of sites including swampy and coastal.

Recommended pre germination seed treatment: Seed germinates without pre treatment. 4 weeks cold stratification will help speed up and even out germination time. (For details refer to Propagation Information under the 'Customer Service' tab at top of the page )

Viable seed per gram: Approximately 100

Price:
Packets of 50 seeds $12
5 grams $42

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