Cordyline australis Red Sensation
Popular landscaping variety, features bold earthy red shades and a formal upright growth habit. Robust and hardy. Wonderful in pots or for accent planting.
Our best selling cordyline.
Cordyline australis 'Red Sensation'APPEARANCE : A fountain of slender dark red leaves aging with silver tints.
USE FOR : Stately and architecturally pleasing, great for the accent garden or in containers. Mass together for a splash of colour
CLIMATE : Surprisingly tolerant of cold and dry conditions but growth is restricted in these conditions. Should come through an overnight frost.
PLANTING: Cordylines are surprisingly hardy and worth a go in most protected areas but will prefer full sun to part shade. Plant in a well drained soil, mulch and fertilise when planting.
CARE : Remove any dead foliage and cut back in spring if they get tall. Cutting foliage off is fine as the plant will regrow from the stem.
MATURE HEIGHT & WIDTH : 2 metres but can be cut to required height.
YOUR PLANTS : These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.
You can see an example in the image gallery.
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