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Botanical name: Phormium 'Sundowner'
Other names: Flax lily 'Sundowner'
Variety or cultivar: 'Sundowner' _ 'Sundowner' is an evergreen clump-forming perennial, with variegated strap-shaped leaves. Yellow flowers are produced in summer on tall stalks.
Phormium 'Sundowner' is: Evergreen
Flower: Yellow-green in Summer
Foliage: Cream, Dark-pink, Green in All seasons
Fruit: Black in Autumn
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific pests: Phormium mealybug
Diseases: Generally disease free.
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Phormium 'Sundowner' (Flax lily 'Sundowner') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Coastal, Beds and borders, Gravel, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Grow moist, well-drained, fertile soil in full sun, will also tolerate partial shade. Foliage may be damaged by cold winds and hard frosts.
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|Soil types:||Sandy, Loamy|
|Soil drainage:||Well-drained, Moist but well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Tender in frost (H3), Hardy (H4)|
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