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
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):
Flowering Time(s): Spring
Flower Colour: Purple
How it works
NSW, ACT, QLD, VIC, SA, WA & TAS.
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
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.