Project Description

Alternative Names:

  • Harakeke
  • New Zealand Flax

Phormium tenax (Harakeke of NZ Flax) large common flax forming robust clumps of broad, green leaves. Tolerant of a wide range of sites including swampy and coastal. Excellent low shelter and erosion control. Great for under pivot irrigation.


  • Median Height: 3m tall x 2m wide