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PHORMIUM 'Maori Maiden' (syn. 'Rainbow Maiden'), New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily PHORMIUM 'Maori Maiden' (syn. 'Rainbow Maiden')
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Good grower. Foliage: drooping, apricot to rose-red with olive margins. Height: to 3 feet. Exposure: part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM 'Maori Queen' (syn. 'Rainbow Queen')
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, pots & borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray & poor soil. Slow growing. Foliage: upright, medium olive-green with wide soft rose to cream margins. Height: 2-3 feet. Exposure: sun/light shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM 'Platt's Black' (syn. P. colensoi, cookianum)
New Zealand Flax

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, windbreak, pots and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray & poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: drooping, deep purple-black. Height: 2.5 feet. Exposure: sun to light shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

PHORMIUM 'Rainbow', New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily PHORMIUM 'Rainbow'
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, windbreak, pots and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: upright, olive with wide rose-red to cream margins. Height: to 4-5 feet. Exposure: part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

PHORMIUM 'Sea Jade', New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily PHORMIUM 'Sea Jade'
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Good grower. Foliage: upright, bright green with dark olive mid-stripes. Height: to 2.5-3 feet. Exposure: sun/light shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM 'Sundowner'
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, windbreak, pots and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: upright, slightly arching coppery-red with deep pink margins. Height: to 5 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM 'Surfer'
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Somewhat slow growing. Foliage: drooping, olive-green with reddish-brown margins. Height: to 2 feet. Exposure: light shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM 'Tom Thumb'
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Somewhat slow growing. Foliage: drooping, rich green with bronze red margins. Height: to 1.5-2 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM 'Wings of Gold'
Dwarf New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Slow growing. Foliage: slightly arching, olive-green foliage that have cream-yellow margins that are faintly red-edged. Height 3-4'. Width: 2-3'. Exposure: sun/light shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM 'Yellow Wave'
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, windbreak, pots and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray & poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: drooping, rich yellow with bright green margins. Height: 3-5 feet. Exposure: part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

PHORMIUM colensoi 'Cream Delight', New Zealand Flax PHORMIUM colensoi 'Cream Delight'
New Zealand Flax

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: drooping, soft yellow with rich green margins. Height: to 3-4 feet. Exposure: part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8. (syn. P. cookianum 'Cream Delight')

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM colensoi 'Flamingo'
New Zealand Flax, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, pots and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Slow grower. Foliage: drooping, soft flamingo-pink with olive margins. Height: to 2.5-3 feet. Exposure: part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8. (syn. P. cookianum 'Flamingo')

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM colensoi 'Tricolor'
New Zealand Flax (syn. P. cookianum 'Tricolor')

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, pots & borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray & poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: drooping, rich green with cream margins that are edged with rose-red. Height: to 3-4 feet. Exposure: part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM cookianum 'Black Adder'
New Zealand Flax

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, windbreak, pots and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray & poor soil. Foliage: deep burgundy black leaves with glossy overlay. Height: 3 feet. Spread: 3 feet. Exposure: sun to light shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

PHORMIUM tenax 'Bronze Baby', New Zealand Flax, New Zealand Hemp, Flax Lily PHORMIUM tenax 'Bronze Baby'
New Zealand Flax, New Zealand Hemp, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, windbreak, pots and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: upright, arching red-brown with some orange in fall. Height: 3-4 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM tenax 'Jack Spratt'
New Zealand Flax, New Zealand Hemp, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coastal winds, salt spray and poor soil. Foliage color: drooping, reddish-brown with bright green base. Height: 1.5-2 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: can vary. Sunset Zones 7-14. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM tenax 'Mat's Merlot'
New Zealand Flax

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers & borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast, winds, salt spray & poor soil. Foliage: upper dk reddish prpl & smoky dk green below w/leave tips that arch over gracefully. Similar to 'Dark Delight' but w/slightly narrower lvs that are a little redder & have a more pronounced arch to the lvs. Size: 3-4' x 3-5'. Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: mod.-dry USDA Z8.

PHORMIUM tenax 'Pink Stripe', New Zealand Flax, New Zealand Hemp, Flax Lily PHORMIUM tenax 'Pink Stripe'
New Zealand Flax, New Zealand Hemp, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, windbreak, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Foliage: bronze-green with pink margins. Height: 6 feet, bushy. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM tenax 'Tiny Tiger' (syn. 'Nana Aurea')
New Zealand Flax, New Zealand Hemp, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Good grower. Foliage: upright and chunky gray-green with cream margins. Height: to 12 inches. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable PHORMIUM tenax 'Toney Tiger'
New Zealand Flax, New Zealand Hemp, Flax Lily

Perennial: Evergreen. Native to New Zealand. Good for pool sides, containers and borders. Tolerant of heat, deer, drought, coast winds, salt spray and poor soil. Vigorous. Foliage: upright and chunky gray-green with cream margins. Height: to 2.5-3 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: can vary. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable POA cita
Silver Tussock

Perennial Grass: Upright long-lived clumper. Tolerates drought, wind & coastal conditions. Has very narrow shiny pale grn lvs, that age to green-brown. Arching flower stems rise just above the folg. having a loose open arrangement of bronze flower heads. Rake out old lvs annually to keep clumps attractive & fresh. Great accent or groundcover plant. Blm time: summer. Size: 2-3' x 1-2'. Exp. sun/pt shade. Water: dry. USDA Z8.

POA colensoi, Blue Tussock, New Zealand Tussock Grass POA colensoi
Blue Tussock, New Zealand Tussock Grass

Grass: Given to us by John Greenlee & part of the Greenlee Meadow Collection. Evergreen. Drought toler. Forms tight dense clumps of narrow blue grey lvs. Arching flwr stems rise just above the folg. having a open arrangement of bronze flower heads. Rake out old lvs annually to keep clumps attractive & fresh. Excellent rock garden plant and for erosion control. Blm time: spring. Ht.: 12-18". Exp.: sun/light shade. Water: mod./dry.

Photo unavailable RHYNCHELYTRUM nerviglume 'Pink Crystals'
Pink Crystals Ruby Grass

An annual ornamental with shimmering coral pink plumes in June that ripen to silvery pink in September-one of the showiest of small grasses! The foliage turns purplish-red in fall. Tolerates coast, deer, drought & heat. Size: 20-30" x 15", plumes 12" above. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8-11. (syn. MELINIS nerviglumis)

Photo unavailable RHYNCHELYTRUM nerviglumis 'Savannah'
Ruby Grass

An annual ornamental with shimmering coral pink plumes in June that ripen to silvery pink in September-one of the showiest of small grasses! The foliage turns purplish-red in fall. Tolerates coast, deer, drought & heat. Height: 18-24". Width: 9-12". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8-11. (syn. MELINIS nerviglumis)

SESLERIA 'Brushstrokes' PPAF, Moor Grass SESLERIA 'Brushstrokes' PPAF
Moor Grass

Perennial Grass: Evergreen. Drought, deer & bog tolerant. Given to us by John Greenlee & part of the Greenlee Meadow Collection. Border, rock garden & ground cover plant. Blooms spring-summer. Attracts butterflies. Habit is vigorous, dense & weed-proof. Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4.

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