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Phormium Sundowner AGM

Just incredible all year-round – this picture was taken in December. Clump forming sword-like evergreen foliage in red, green and gold. Both the pale red flowers that appear in summer and the foliage are great for flower arranging. Happy in coastal areas. Prefers sun or part shade in well-drained soil.  Height & spread 1.8m (6'). 
Fully hardy perennial. Supplied in 9cm pots.
Flower Colour
Green, Red, Yellow

Type of garden
Container Gardening, Contemporary Gardening, Cutting Garden, Rock Garden, Urban Garden

Fully hardy perennial


Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Ideal for Beginners, Suitable for Container

Sun or Partial Shade

180cm (72")

1.8m (72")



Well drained


Best in sun, can cope with part shade


Foliage and flowers are good for cutting



Additional Information

It may be necessary to cut off any dead or dying leaves when needed to retain a healthy shape. Fertilisation and mulch is not usually needed but a top dressing of compost will help to add vital nutrients to the soil. Water Phormium during periods of dry weather. Hardy perennial.

Delivery Date: 22 Sep 2019 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.

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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
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