Little Jess™ Dianella caerulea ‘DCMP01’
- Best-selling Dianella with almost a decade of proven performance
- Dwarf, clumping growth habit
- Little Jess™ Dianella has very short compact canes
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. Little Jess™ Dianella 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.
Top Little Jess™ Wholesale Growers
|Alpine Nurseries (Pots & VT)||DURAL||02 9651 0900|
|Andreasen’s Green Nursery (Pots & VT)||KEMP’S CREEK||02 9826 1911|
|Bluedale Enterprises (Pots & VT)||WAUCHOPE||02 6586 0100|
|Botanica/Abulk Nurseries (Pots & VT)||SILVERDALE||02 4774 2811|
|Cabbage Tree Nursery (Pots)||DURAL||02 9651 1851|
|Diversity / Kenthurst Nursery (Pots)||KENTHURST||02 9654 1410|
|Gondwana Nursery (Pots)||BARKERS VALE||02 6689 7544|
|Greenparkes Nursery (Pots)||PARKES||02 6862 4191|
|Alliance Seeds Pty Ltd (Pots & VT)||THE BASIN||03 9761 0906|
|Din San Nursery (Pots)||DINGLEY||03 9540 5222|
|Humphris Nursery (Pots)||MOOROOLBARK||03 9761 9688|
|Prestige Plants (Pots & VT)||WHITTLESEA||03 5786 2036|
|Tall Trees Nursery (Pots & VT)||BALNARRING||03 5983 0166|
|Urban Environments (Pots & VT)||BELGRAVE||03 9754 3197|
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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 shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.