|Scientific Name||Phormium spp|
|Principal Common Name||New Zealand Flax|
|Description||Clumps of sword-like foliage rancing in size form 2-7 ft and color from light green to purple-black.|
|General Comments||Generally the flowers have no real landscape value.|
|Height Range||2 - 8 FT|
|Spread Range||2 - 7 FT|
|Sunset Zones||7 : 8 : 9 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24|
|Leaf Color||Bright Green : Bronze-Green : Brown : Burgundy : Dark Green : Gray-Green : Green-Yellow : Medium Green : Pale green : Purple-Black : Variegated : Yellow-Green|
|Leaf Texture||Spiky : Sword-like|
|Ease of Growing|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Partial Shade|
|Watering Preferences||Medium : None : Sparse|
|Outstanding Features||Color : Drought tolerant : Foliage : Form : Heat Tolerant : Seaside tolerant : Texture|
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