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Explore Incorporates Mature, Astelia Fragrans and more!

The boardwalk incorporates mature kanuka trees and is fringed with Astelia fragrans, Athropodium, Phormium ‘Dark Delight’ and massed plantings of Geranium ‘Rozanne'

Phormium tenax 'Rainbow Sunrise' with Hydrangea macrophylla 'Nigra', Stipa tenuissima, Geranium 'Gerwat' [Rozanne], Hypericum calycinum 'Brigadoon', Allium 'Summer Beauty', Echeveria 'The Rose', and Ajuga 'Catlin's Giant' at Hayefield.com

Phormium tenax Purpureum Group/New Zealand Flax is an evergreen perennial with strap-shaped, leathery, bronze leaves up to 2m + in height. The first time you see it flower it knocks your socks off with its extraordinary spear-like, flowering spikes bearing reddish flowers to 3m in height which frankly look as though they've been stuck on! A truly impressive, structural plant which deserves a position in the back of the border where it will combine well with other exotics, shrubs or roses.