Phormium Golden Ray

 

Evergreen with upright, arching, sword-shaped leaves with dark green centres and yellow, bronze-tinged margins. It grows to around 1.2m high, so is suitable for small gardens or as a large container plant. The plant's strong shape works well in contemporary planting, or as a focal point.

 

 

Plant in fertile moist well drained soil i a sheltered site. Full sun, Frost Hardy. Protect from winter wet.

 

General Ornamental Grass Planting care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.