(New Zealand Satin Flower) An unusual clump forming perennial, Libertia procera has lance-shaped green leaves and spikes of handsome pure white flowers in late spring and early summer.
An unusual clump forming perennial, Libertia procera has lance-shaped green leaves and spikes of handsome pure white flowers in late spring and early summer.
Best display of flowers once established if planted in a sheltered position away from strong winds.
- Position: Sun or light, dappled shade.
- Soil: Moist but well drained soil. Avoid very wet areas prone to waterlogging.
- Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Not suited for cold, exposed gardens - prefers mild areas.
- Flowering Period: May - June.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate.
- Habit: Clump forming perennial with tall flowering stems.
- Height: up to 80 - 100 cm (2 - 3 ft)
- Spread: 40 - 60 cm (2 ft)
- How Much Sun
- Light Shade, Full Sun
- Eventual Size
- Herbaceous - Small (less than 0.6m), Herbaceous - Medium (0.6m - 1.2m)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil: Not Fussy, Soil: Acid, Site: Coastal Areas
- Special Features
- Flowers in Summer, Flowers in Spring, Rare and Unusual