Angel's fishing rod, Dierama pulcherrimum, is a stunning, long-lived perennial with perfectly formed bells in purple and magenta.
Angel's fishing rod, Dierama pulcherrimum, is a stunning, long-lived perennial with thin, arching stems that produce showers of perfectly formed bells in purple and magenta. The foliage is narrow and grass- or iris-like. Beautiful on the edge, corner or possibly at a turning point in a path so you can stop and stare! Likes a sunny spot with good drainage and extra summer moisture. Somewhat slow to bulk up but your patience will be rewarded.
Common Name: Angel’s Fishing Rod - [Summer B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Magenta
Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar
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