Arthropodium cirratum ‘Matapori Bay’
New Zealand Rock Lily
An New Zealand native plant which is tough yet elegant for the part to full shade garden. Ideal for underplanting of trees, even in dry spots producing an excellent show. The wide blue-green leaves create a lush tropical effect. Well suited to most climates once established except frosty areas. Mass plantings are recommended to get the real impact that this plant can produce in a garden setting.
Large sprays during late spring and Summer
Grows 1m high x clumping to 1m wide
Ideal for under plantings in part to full shad gardens. Can also be grown in pots on balconies, as a border or edging plant. Drought tolerant once established, tolerates light frosts.
Position – Part to full Shade
Protect from slugs and snails. Trim spent flowers at the base of the flower stem.
At a Glance
Suitable for Underplanting of trees
Full to part shade