Breeze® Dianella caerulea ‘DCNC0’ PBR
- A tidy ‘no cane’ variety
- Tough ground cover plant
- Great for erosion control
Description: Common Dianellas are known to have tall messy canes that fall. Breeze® Dianella is much tidier with no above ground messy canes.
Very fast establishing and about 40% larger than Little Jess™ Dianella, the underground rhizomes of Breeze® Dianella spread very well, filling out gaps and outcompeting weeds. Delicate blue and yellow flowers appear in spring.
Size: 60 – 70cm high x 60 – 70cm wide.
Planting Density: 4-6 plants per m², 2-3 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Mass plantings and grassy gardens.
Position: Full sun to part shade. Breeze® Dianella tolerates humidity, cold and is moderately drought tolerant. Tolerates 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 level. If required use slow release fertiliser in spring.
Every 3-8 years cut back to 1/3 the height (will look better with pruning every 3 years, this depends on your requirements).
Where it works: NSW, ACT, QLD, VIC, SA & WA.