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Dianella caerulea 'Variegata' /Variegated Flax Lily

Dianella caerulea 'Variegata'  / Dianella caerulea 'Variegata'
Green and white variegated foliage
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Green and white variegated foliage

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Excellent plant to give an accent foliage in shaded garden

Strong contrast accent with other plants

Ground cover planting

Makes a handsome tub specimen in warm climates

Accent specimen in a warm climate

Planting in shade at Houston Botanical Garden

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Scientific Name: Dianella caerulea 'Variegata'
Common Name: Variegated Flax Lily
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Blue
Fruit present: Summer
Fruit color: Blue
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Variegated Plants
Comments: Has variegated foliage that makes excellent cut material. It is an excellent house plant and can be used as a ground cover where hardy, but light freezes can injure foliage. Cats are reported to eat it.