Phormium tenax ‘Dark Delight’ ( New Zealand Flax)


Botanical name : Phormium tenax ‘Dark Delight’
Common name : New Zealand Flax
Elevate your outdoor space with the dramatic presence of Phormium tenax ‘Dark Delight’, a captivating ornamental plant that commands attention with its bold foliage and architectural form. Whether planted as a standalone specimen or incorporated into mixed borders, this stunning flax adds depth, texture, and sophistication to any landscape.

Key Features:

Deep, Dark Foliage: Phormium tenax ‘Dark Delight’ lives up to its name with its deep, almost-black foliage that adds a touch of drama and elegance to the garden. The rich, glossy leaves create a striking contrast against lighter foliage and bright blooms, making it a standout feature in any setting.

Architectural Form: With its upright, sword-like leaves that gracefully arch outward, ‘Dark Delight’ brings a sense of structure and movement to the garden. Its bold silhouette adds visual interest year-round, even when not in bloom.

Low-Maintenance Beauty: Resilient and easy to care for, Phormium tenax ‘Dark Delight’ is a hassle-free addition to any garden. It thrives in a variety of conditions, including full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil, requiring minimal watering once established.

Versatile Landscape Use: Whether planted as a focal point in a contemporary garden, used to create striking borders or mass plantings, or incorporated into coastal landscapes, ‘Dark Delight’ lends itself to various design schemes. Its compact size makes it suitable for gardens of all sizes, from urban courtyards to expansive estates.

Attracts Pollinators: In addition to its ornamental value, Phormium tenax ‘Dark Delight’ also attracts beneficial pollinators such as bees and butterflies to the garden, contributing to a thriving ecosystem.

Elevate Your Landscape:
Make a bold statement in your garden with Phormium tenax ‘Dark Delight’. Whether planted in containers, borders, or as a striking specimen, this stunning flax adds drama, sophistication, and year-round interest to any outdoor space. Order yours today and experience the transformative power of ‘Dark Delight’ in your garden.

180mm pot – $35

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