COMMERCIAL  NURSERY – STRAPPY LEAF PLANTS

Dianella caerulea ‘DCMP01’ – Little Jess™

NOW ON SPECIAL 140mm pots just $4.65 each excl – contact us to order

A compact form of Dianella with short spreading rhizomes which enables it to fill in gaps to provide a total ground cover – this makes it a suitable plant for both commercial and domestic applications. Little Jess makes a great border plant along the edge of paths and driveways. It has been used in road medians with good success. It is one of the 2 best Dianella cultivars on the market, the other being Dianella ‘Lucia’.

Uses: Commercial and domestic applications. Little Jess makes a great border plant along the edge of paths and driveways. It has been used in road medians with good success.

Dimensions: Height: 300mm – 500mm |  Width: 400mm – 500mm
Flowering: Spring & summer with purple star-shaped flowers held above the foliage followed by purple berries.
Aspect: Full sun and up to 90% shade. Suited to exposed seaside planting and coastal humidity. Inland it will handle cold to -3º and light frost. Heavy frost may burn the foliage which will recover again in spring from underground rhizomes.

Soil type: It will grow in sandy loam, clay loam and light clay soils

Planting rates: Continuous border: 5 plants per Lm| Mass Planting: Tubes 5-7 plants/m2. Pots 3-5/m2 | Specimen Planting: 3 plants per Lm or 3-4 plants per m2 Maintenance: Every 3-5 years trim foliage to 100mm above the ground and fertilise to encourage new growth

Available sizes: tubes & 140mm pots
Availability: contact Bluedale Wholesale  Nursery for current availability list or to discuss our pre-grow commercial plant service.