Additional information for NZ Bronze Flax

NZ Bronze Flax

Common name  NZ Bronze Flax
Date  July 15, 2012
Details  Broadly spreading, evergreen. Broad drooping or stiffly erect bronze to purple blades. Erect flower stalks attract tuis and bellbirds.
Height (m)  2
Botanical name  Phormium purpureum
Wind tolerance  High


Winter plant propagation by division

June 30, 2020
Clone or duplicate plants by dividing. May also be useful to reinvigorate or restart aging plants.
The exact process will differ for each species but generally involves digging up part or all of the plant, carefully separating or cutting rooted sections before removing most of the leaf surface area and replanting in new locations. Post care includes watering and weeding as required.
  June   July   August