Phormium purpurea

Details:

Foliage Colour: Purple
Height: 100 cm
Width: 120 cm
Growth per Annum: Fast
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade
Soil: Well Drained, Moist

Flower spikes rise above the plant and bear twisted looking flowers, to which birds are attracted for the nectar. Curiously, many of the red varieties don’t flower, however the purples, greens and yellows do.