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Phormium 'Jack Spratt'

Jack Spratt Flax Lily or New Zealand Flax
Zone: 11, 10a, 10b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Exposure: Light/Bright Shade
Plant Category: Ornamental Grasses & Bamboo
Height: Maximum 18 feet
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An old cultivar that has proven to be extremely tough in the Pacific Northwest. To only 18"-2 ft tall, with dark reddish leaves that are a bit twisted, this phormium can be a workhorse in your garden, in large plantings, or in containers. Accepts full to part sun and, though somewhat drought tolerant prefers regular summer water. Should have reasonable drainage as well. Frost hardy to 15F, USDA zone 8b, but may resprout from lower temperatures if protected.
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Submitted by Ref: on 11/8/2012 4:26 PM

Twisting reddish-brown leaves to 18”. One of the smallest flax. Great for mass plantings or small containers.


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Rocky Mountain Nursery Independence, OR Email now 503-838-4222 Container: 1
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