Flax Lily

Flax Lily
Optimal Light: Full sun
Light Range: Full sun to part shade
Soil Moisture: Low
Native: Some
Drought Tolerance: High
Perennial: Yes
 
Growth Rate: Fast
Mature Height: 1 – 2 ft.
Mature Spread: 1 – 2 ft.
Soil Texture: Any
Soil pH: Acidic, Slightly acidic, Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance: Unknown
Hardiness Zone: 8-11

Flax Lily, Dianella spp

Also called Blueberry Flax for its electric blue berries that are seen at certain times of the year. Leaves are an inch or so wide with striking bold white stripes on either side of the leaf. A clumping/spreading ground cover often used for borders. Fairly drought tolerant once established. Likes sun or shade and will flourish in wet areas. Very cold hardy.

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