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Introducing Phormium ‘Pink Stripe’, a stunning and contemporary addition to any garden or landscape. This evergreen perennial, also known as New Zealand Flax, showcases striking foliage with vibrant pink stripes, creating a captivating visual display. ‘Pink Stripe’ typically reaches a height of 3-4 feet, making it an excellent choice for borders, containers, or as a focal point in mixed plantings.
For optimal growth and coloration, plant Phormium ‘Pink Stripe’ in a position that receives full sun to partial shade, ensuring well-drained soil. Spring or autumn is the best time for planting, allowing the plant to establish its root system before facing harsh weather conditions. While Phormiums generally require minimal maintenance, occasional feeding with a balanced fertilizer in spring and summer will encourage healthy growth and vibrant foliage.
Although Phormium ‘Pink Stripe’ does not produce traditional flowers, its bold and architectural form can attract pollinators such as bees and butterflies, contributing to the biodiversity of your garden. Additionally, its dense foliage provides shelter and nesting sites for insects and small birds, enhancing the overall ecosystem. Embrace the beauty and versatility of Phormium ‘Pink Stripe’ and create a dynamic landscape that is as attractive to wildlife as it is to the eye.