Search Our Plant Database

Search Options

1. Click below to search for Genus by letter

OR

2. Search by Genus (type complete genus or first few letters below)

OR

3. Do a custom search by plant features (select any or all)

Phormium 'Pancho's Sport'

Common Name:
New Zealand flax
Plant Type:
Evergreen perennial
Family:
Agavaceae (The Agave Family)
Geographic Origin:
New Zealand
California Native?:
No
Plant Size:
4 feet
Landscape/Garden Uses:
foundation plantings
Flowering Season:
Summer
Flower Color:
Yellow
Exposure:
Sun or light shade
Soils:
Most soils
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate to occasional watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 15 degrees F. or less
New Zealand flax cultivars have become quite popular for their year-round colorful presence in mixed plantings. In this Suncrest Nurseries introduction, erect leaves have greenish chocolate centers and creamy yellow edges. It was selected as a sport of 'Rainbow Chief' and has been stable in color.