New Zealand Flax 'Dusky Chief'
Annuals & Perennials Size Chart
Evergreen perennial with long, wide, deep purple-red leaves look like those of a giant grass. Use as a border, container or specimen plant.
Plant with Rose 'Iceberg'
- Landscape Size: 6' tall, 6' width
- Light Requirement: Full Sun to Partial Shade
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 7-9, 14-24
- Growth Habit: Arching, Clumping
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Attributes: Deer Resistant, Dramatic Foliage Color
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.
Green Thumb Guide
Prefers enriched soil with good drainage. Prune to create a neat appearance. Every 2 to 3 years, divide clumps in early spring.