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Phormium cookianum Purple Haze


This Phormium is a large flax with a clumping habit. Purple Haze has rich purple, semi weeping leaves which have a bluish tinge on the underside of the leaf.

Key Features:

Phormium Purple Haze is a rich purple flax with semi weeping leaves.


Phormium Purple Haze a an extremely hardy plant that will tolerate almost any condition, including heavy frosts, high winds and harsh coastal conditions. Purple Haze prefers a well drained soil.

Plant Landscape:

Purple Haze is ideal for mass plantings, as an accent plant, and as a shelter border. Phormium Purple Haze also looks fantastic in decorative pots.

  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Max Height: 120 cm
  • Size: 1.2m x 1.5m
  • Position: Full sun to light shade
  • Origins: New Zealand
  • Water Rating: 2
  • Synonyms: None known
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