Phormium (Flax) Guide

Cultivar   Height   Leaf Width   Leaf Color & Characteristics   Photo
Alison Blackman   4 ft.   1 – 2″   Olive green, golden-cream w/ thin margin of orange-red; arching habit  
Amazing Red   3 ft.   1 – 2″   Dark reddish-brown foliage; upright-slightly arching growth  
Apricot Queen   4 ft.   2 – 3″   Yellow and cream variegation, with apricot colors Upright growth  
Black Rage   3 ft.   1.5 – 2″   Dark purple-black; bold upright habit; quickly forms into a clump  
Bronze Baby   3 ft.   1 – 2.5″   Red-bronze; upright-slightly arching in habit  
Chocomint   3 ft.   1.5 – 2″   Mint green margins with deep-brown stripe in center upright  
Co-ordination   4 ft.   2 – 3″   Dark green with bronze centers; upright  
Cream Delight   2.5 ft.   1 – 2.5″   Cream center with green striation and bronze margin; upright  
Dark Delight   4 ft.   1.5 – 2″   Purple-black leaves; upright-slightly arching  
Dazzler   3 ft.   1 – 2″   Striped with deep maroon and scarlet colors; slightly arching habit  
Duet   2 ft.   1 – 1.5″   Light green center with cream stripes near margin; slightly arching habit  
Evening Glow   3 ft.   1 – 2.5″   Pink-red centers with bronze margins; slightly arching habit  
Golden Ray   4 ft.   2 – 3″   Green centers with golden yellow-striped margins; upright habit  
Jack Spratt   1 ft.   0.5 – 1.5″   Bronze-brown; arching habit  
Jester   3 ft.   1 – 2.5″   Bright pink centers with lime green stripes at margins; upright-slightly arching habit.  
Joker   3 ft.   1.5 – 2″   Dark pink margins with lime green centers; upright-slightly arching habit; darker version of Jester  
Moonraker   2.5 ft.   1 – 1.5″   Green margins with creamy yellow stripes; upright habit with leaves slightly arching  
Pink Panther   2.5 ft.   1 – 1.5″   Pink leaves with bronze striation; arching habit.  
Platts Black   3 ft.   1.5 – 2″   Dark purple-black leaves; arching habit.  

This is intended only as a guide to identify common Phromium varieties. DM Color Express may carry some or all of these varieties but please cross-reference this guide with availability before ordering.