What should I plant?
Search by name:
And/or by attributes:

Full sun
Mid sun



Height: to
Spread: to
Clear search form
Browse catalogue A-Z
Products & pricing
Fern (113)
Flax (32)
Grass (30)
Ground Cover (126)
Herb (59)
Lily & Iris-like (33)
Moss (2)
Orchid (2)
Palm (10)
Sedge & Rush-like (97)
Shrub (288)
Tree (269)
Tree Fern (17)
Vine (26)
Other (30)
» Cart Contents
0 items
» Checkout
Several times a year we send out Oratia Updates. These give information about forthcoming events and plant-related topics. If you would like to receive then we need your current email address. Simply fill in the login details accessed above right, or email us if you have already registered but have a new email address.
Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri
Height: 1.5m;  Spread: 2m
Coastal Flax (Flax)
Weeping green foliage. This is the coastal form and is very hardy in exposed conditions. Yellow flower stalk (2m) attracts tuis in spring. Plant away from edge of lawn to avoid entangling the mower.
» Click here for our Phormium article published in the Titirangi Tatler, June 2012
» For a landscaping perspective on Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri see this article by O2 Landscapes...
Photo gallery:
..a local Wattle bird with a face full of pollen enjoying lunch at RMBG
 Product Name   Pot Size   Price   Buy Now 
 Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri  PB 18   $34.99 
 Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri  PB 12   $21.00 
 Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri  PB 8   $16.00 
 Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri  PB 5   $10.01 
 Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri  PB 3   $8.00 
 Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri  PB 0.75   $4.00 
 Phormium cookianum subsp. hookeri  RTrainers   $3.00 
» Confused about our pot sizes? Click here...