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Little Jess™

Dianella caerulea 'DCMP01' PBR

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Little Jess™ Dianella is a tough low maintenance plant with a clumping growth habit.
    Little Jess™ Dianella is dwarf with short canes and is a very low maintenance plant requiring trimming approximately every 8 years. Its compact canes will not fall over, and produces masses of purple flowers from September - November. The Little Jess™ plant is a very drought tolerant Dianella, even more than other Dianella caerulea varieties, including the Breeze® plant
  • Best-selling Dianella with almost a decade of proven performance
  • Dwarf, clumping growth habit
  • Very short compact canes
  • Plant Attributes

    • Height Range: 0.3 to 0.5m
    • Spread: 0.3 to 0.5m
    • Position: Full Sun, Shade
    • Growth Habit: Clumping
    • Plant Use(s): Mass Planting, Feature Plant
    • Suitable Climate Zone(s):
      • Tropical
      • Subtropical
      • Arid
      • Temperate
      • Cool
    • Flowering Time(s): Spring
    • Flower Colour: Purple



    How it works


    Full sun and moderate to heavy shade. Tolerates drought, humidity and frost. Little Jess™ Dianella suits a wide variety of soils. Avoid very poor soils

    Care Instructions

    Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). Ensure crown or base of plant is not below soil or mulch level. If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Every 2-8 years cut back half the height (will look better with pruning every 2-3 years for gardens, 4-8 years for roadsides).

    How to use

    Specimen and mass plantings for commercial and residential use.