Stylidium Little Sapphire - Ozbreed Landscape Gardening Plants

Foliage First Plants

The United Kingdom has become a warmer and drier region with hotter summers, yet this is coupled with wet, cold winters. These strappy leaf plants are now the choice plant for these conditions.


Stylidium graminifolium 'ST116' CPVR

Stylidium Little Sapphire Description: Striking blue foliage tussock that gives the appearance of a miniature grass.

This elegant trigger plant bears exquisite deep pink flowers elevated just above the foliage. This is a shorter lived plant then others in the range, but they often live for 2 or 3 years, depending where in the UK you are?.

Uses: Gardens, borders and mass plantings. An excellent under planting in lightly shaded areas. Suitable for grassy and flowering gardens.

Stylidium Little Sapphire Position: Tolerates a wide range of soils and withstands both dry and wet conditions. Frost cold and drought tolerant. Prefers full sun or part shade.

Care: Use a slow release fertiliser. Trim old flower spikes after flowering.

Interesting facts: When the flower trigger is activated by an insect, it swings up and deposits pollen on the insects back.