Phormium tenax purpureum
Common name: New Zealand Purple Flax.
Native: New Zealand
Size and spread (10 years): 1.8m x 1.5m
Treatment required: Requires a pre chill.
Seeds / kg: c. 188,500 : 42% viable
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Wide range of soils types including those found in coastal areas.
Mature height: 2m x 1.5m