Phormium Rainbow Maiden

 

Evergreen upright habit with drooping tips. The central leaf area is dark salmon-pink on new leaves, fading to yellow-pink on older leaves, with a narrow green-bronze band inside the margin. Height 100cm

 

 

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.