The stiff leaf blades, edged with red or orange, glow like stained glass when backlit. Flower stalk may reach 15 feet. Look for many cultivars with different variegated colors and heights.
Attributes - Phormium tenax
Plant Type: Grass
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Late Summer
Flower Color: Red, Yellow
Height: 6 ft. to 14 ft.
Width: 14 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10, 11
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil, Dry Climates, Hot Climates, Wet Soil. Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers.