LITTLE JESS™ Dianella caerulea 'DCMP01' PBR

LITTLE JESS™ Dianella is a tough low maintenance plant with a clumping growth habit

Little Jess™ Dianella caerulea 'DCMP01'

Description: Little Jess™ Dianella is dwarf with short canes and is a very low maintenance plant requiring trimming approximately every 8 years. Its compact canes will not fall over, and produces masses of purple flowers from September - November. The Little Jess plant is a very drought tolerant Dianella, even more than other Dianella caerulea varieties, including the Breeze® plant.

Size: 40cm high x 40cm wide.

Uses: Specimen and mass plantings for commercial and residential use.

Position: Full sun and moderate to heavy shade. Tolerates drought, humidity and frost. Little Jess™ Dianella suits a wide variety of soils. Avoid very poor soils.

Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). Ensure crown or base of plant is not below soil or mulch level. If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Every 2-8 years cut back half the height (will look better with pruning every 2-3 years for gardens, 4-8 years for roadsides).

Where it works: NSW, ACT, QLD, VIC, SA, WA & TAS.

GROWER KNOWLEDGE:
This website gives general information for the states/regions in Australia. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.

HEIGHTS:
Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.

 

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