Feb 13, 2015 - This Pin was discovered by Roz Mercedes. With compact leaves, stunning blue foliage and masses of purple and yellow flowers that bloom throughout spring. Cassa Blue™ Flax Lily. Size: 50cm high x 40cm wide. It has stunning blue foliage and masses of purple and yellow flowers from September to November. Give regular water and mulch. One of the most attractive Dianella on the market today. Position: Full sun to partial shade. Grows in Sun. Dianella caerulea 'DBB03' PP #17,998. It is hardy to about 20-25 degrees F. This plant is from Australian plant breeder Todd Layt and is marketed in the US by Celebrated Plants. Slow growing spreading evergreen grass like perennial. But in the wild, you’ll find it in the sclerophyll forests, woodland and mallee regions in southwest WA and other Australian states, except for the Northern Territory. Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent. Description: Blue Stream™ (Dianella hybrid) offers gardens a beautiful swathe of colour in dense clumps of broad, light blue foliage. mature dimensions. doesn’t “spread) with upright foliage, Light Requirement: Full Sun in the southeast; sun to partial shade in the Western US, Maintenance Category: Very Low Maintenance, Uses: Specimen Planting, Group Planting, Home Gardens, Containers. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Cassa Blue Dianella has a lovely erect, blueish foliage which provides an interesting texture in your garden. This tough new hybrid gets strong upright Phormium-like growth from one parent, and deep blue color from the other. Dianella caerulea Cassa Blue ['DBB03'] PP17,998 (Blue Flax Lily) - A distinctive, compact, soft blue, medium-textured, strap-leafed perennial to 18 inches tall by as wide. An extremely versatile and easy-care dwarf selection with lush blue-green foliage and blue flowers followed by attractive purple berries. Avoid wet feet in hot humid conditions. Prefers well drained soils, dryer soils needed for Sydney. Architectural, Beds and borders. Does not have above ground canes. This compact, blue-foliage plant is one of the longest flowering Dianellas available. Extremely hardy and variable. Cassa Blue will flower more than most other Dianella for about 2 months in Spring followed by berries. In some ways Cassa Blue® Dianella has the shape of a dwarf Phormium, but it is a lot tougher. Dianella caerulea, commonly known as the blue flax-lily, blueberry lily, or paroo lily, is a perennial herb of the family Asphodelaceae, subfamily Hemerocallidoideae, found across the eastern states of Australia and Tasmania. Upright habit similar to that of New Zealand flax with a mature height of approximately 24 inches. Discover (and save!) In September through to November the Dianella Cassa Blue produces masses of dark blue/purple and yellow flowers, closely followed by deep purple fruits which are wildlife magnets. Dianella is a popular genus for modern domestic gardens. A great ornamental plant that's perfect as ground cover, for hedges or as a low shrub. A compact, clump forming plant with rich blue foliage and a mass of blue flower spikes in summer. Plant in light shade to full sun in a well drained soil. Full Sun to Part Shade. Evergreen. Slow growing spreading evergreen grass. Part of our Tuffy Plant Collection™. Dianella is a genus of grass-like perennials from Asia that are related to Phormium. For north of Sydney and QLD Cassa Blue® Dianella is not recommended for mass planting, only for maintained gardens with good free draining soil. Attracts native birds and insects. Drought tolerant once established. Dianella hybrid ‘DP401’ PP27348. Item #: 10698. It has great winter colour and tolerates drought and cold. It tolerates a wide range of soils and climatic conditions and is suited to full sun as well as partially shaded positions. © 2020 MONROVIA NURSERY COMPANY. Dianella 'Cassa Blue' is adorned with 15" tall flower stalks of small blue flowers in late spring/early summer. Tolerates most any soil and salt spray. An excellent mass planting or border in front of shrubs. Requires well-drained soils. Grows 12 to 24 inches high by 24 to 36 inches wide. Characteristics: Drought Tolerant Plants, Groundcovers, Ornamental Seed or Fruit, Rain Garden Plants, Salt Tolerant Seaside Plants, Colored Foliage, Plants Retiring This Yea… An extremely versatile and easy-care dwarf selection with lush blue-green foliage and blue flowers followed by attractive purple berries. Grows well in windy coastal conditions. Dianella ‘Cassa Blue’ Dianella caerulea 'DBB03' (Cassa Blue) Full Sun Part Shade Dry Tolerant Wind Tolerant $ 12.50. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Grows well in a wide variety of soils. It is an Australian Native, and therefore extremely hardy, suited to many conditions and requiring no maintenance. Its blue colour provides great contrast in any garden or landscape design. Dianella 'Cassa Blue' PP 17,998. Dianella caerulea ‘DBB03’ Cassa Blue™ PP17,998. Hardiness zone 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b. Tolerates drought and cold. Hardy. Very floriferous, with small violet flower clusters borne on stems sitting just above the foliage in spring. Dormancy: Evergreen. Choosing plants that grow and thrive in your particular climate is the very first step toward having a beautiful garden . Skip to the beginning of the images gallery. Like us on Facebook to see our latest updates, deals, and great plant ideas. Cultivation. Tolerates most any soil and salt spray. Effective as an accent plant or in a mass planting and drought resistant once established. Cassa Blue - Blue Flax Lily. Jan 8, 2017 - Dianella Cassa Blue PP 17998 aka Cassa Blue Flax Lily. Rating: 80 % of 100. Thrives in average, well-drained soils; tolerates clay, provided a slope or berm for good drainage. Clarity Blue™ Dianella. This vigorous variety produces many side shoots that emerge from the ground around the plant base. Dianella caerulea Cassa Blue, Tostat, August 2020. SKU. Avoid very poor soil. A 2 foot tall perennial with weeping, strap-like shiny green leaves compressed into flat fans In summer appear the blue to mauve colored flowers and are followed by attractive rich, translucent purple or cobalt colored berries. Prefers sun or light sahe. Water well for 8-13 weeks until established. It will grow to approx. Find 130mm Cassa Blue - Dianella caerulea at Bunnings Warehouse. Under glass, grow in loam-based compost in full light with shade from hot sun. Dianellas prefer full sun and well-drained soils. Plays well with succulents, and makes a great container plant. Dianella caerulea 'Cassa Blue' (Blue flax lily 'Cassa Blue') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years. Cassa Blue® Dianella is the perfect size and compact shape for any commercial or residential garden. Erect foliage clumps reach 1½ to 2 ft. tall, slowly spreading as wide. Evergreen. Your climate might be too cold for this plant: Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers. Once established Cassa Blue is one of the toughest Dianella grasses. Dianella Cassa Blue is a compact, upright, clumping rather than spreading variety of Dianella, suited to any commercial or home garden. Size: 50cm high x 40cm wide. 1 Review Add Your Review. Sterling - Flax Lily. Dianella 'Cassa Blue' forms a dwarf phormium-like clump of stiffly upright, glaucous silver-blue 0.75" wide foliage that forms a tight 20" tall x 3.5' wide clump. Upright habit similar to that of New Zealand flax with a mature height of approximately 24 inches. The rich blue foliage is an eye catching contrasting feature in any garden. It has stunning blue foliage and masses of purple and yellow flowers from September to November. Cassa Blue® Dianella caerulea ‘DBB03 ’ Cassa Blue® Dianella has rich blue foliage; Compact, clumping Dianella; One of the longest flowering Dianellas available; Description: Cassa Blue® Dianella is the perfect size and compact shape for any commercial or residential garden. Dianella caerulea 'Cassa Blue' (P) - comm. Hardy to -10 F. Light blue flowers in the spring and summer. Dianella caerulea ‘Cassa Blue’® Cassa Blue Dianella has a lovely erect, blueish foliage which provides an interesting texture in your garden. It is a herbaceous strappy perennial plant to a metre high, with dark green blade-like leaves to 70 cm long. Dianella caerulea ‘Cassa Blue’ Native Flax Compact strappy leaved clumping perennial with attractive blue-grey foliage. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. The blue foliage is accentuated by a heavy wax layer on … In the heat, some colours really did sing. 9830. What an orange… Abutilon pictum, Tostat, August 2020. In a watered pot because it’s a tender shrub is Abutilon pictum (also known as Red Vein and Abutilon striatum), which I bought from Gill Pound in the Languedoc before she retired. Hardiness Zones: 7b to 11(evergreen in normal Zone 8 winters), H x W (approx): Approximately 2ft tall by 1.5ft wide, Spacing: 2 to 2.5 ft for best LONG TERM results, Flower: Branched inflorescence with masses of small dark violet flowers, Foliage Color: High glaucosity give the foliage a silver-blue appearance, Habit: Tufting (i.e. USDA Zones 8a - 10b. Zones: 7b to 9b. It will grow to approx. Light Needs. 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