Information for Phormium cookianum purple red

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 443184
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:8
Type of plant - perennial
Fruit: (sdtrastify 2-3 months)
Foliage: PURPLE RED tinged
Height in meters: 1.5

Synonyms (alternative names) for Phormium cookianum purple red: Phormium colensoi D D, 

Common names for Phormium cookianum purple red: Purple Mountain Flax,  Wharariki, purple red, 

Phormium cookianum purple red is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
6:   Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
190:   Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates
557:  Phormiaceae
720:   Fire Resistant Plants
858:  Hemerocallidaceae

Germination guide
Phormium cookianum purple red seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 17C.

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