Dianella tasmanica 'Variegata'
South East Australia
Dianella tasmanica 'Variegata' is a grass-like perennial that is grown for it s bold white stripes. Mid Summer this Lily will produce clusters of small lavender blue flowers, these will be followed by electric blue berries. for its bold white striped leaves.
Full to partial shade. Prefer well drained rich soil and regular watering, being a fast growing plant. Preferably water in the morning.
Scatter a small amount of all-purpose granular fertilizer lightly under plants from the stem to beyond the outer spread of branches or foliage
Ideal for mass planting near pools, in garden beds and borders..
Make sure watering is done once the soil goes dry. Although the soil can remain moist, but it should not turn soggy/wet. Having drainage hole in the pots goes a long way in ensuring there is no water stagnating on top of the soil. You can spray the plant occasionally.
Fertilise the plant once a month in summers however Don't feed any fertiliser in winters. Giving fertiliser to the plant ensures nutrients going in which keeps it healthy. Keep an eye on the leaves of the plant to know any symptoms for watering or sunlight.