Phormium Tenax 'Black In Black'.
The Phormium Tenax 'Back In Black' has narrow almost black upright leaves which gently arch. A smaller more delicate variety of Phormium it grows to around 80cm rather than 2m. Really striking 
Cold hardy down to -5 degrees and tolerant of wind, it is great for coastal gardens and provides great architectural interest to any garden. Great if you're looking for a stylish contempory feel and perfect for growing in pots too.


These plants are excellent quality. Photo 1 shows some of the actual phormium plants in stock now. Please Note: Heights stated include pot sizes.

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SKU: PTbib8
  • Latin Name: Phormium Tenax 'Back In Black'.

    Common Name: New Zealand Flax 'Back In Black'.

    Origin: New Zealand.

    Hardiness: Down to -5

    Growth: Very easy to grow. Narrow, almost black upright leaves. Smaller delicate variety growing to around 80cm

    Sunlight: Full sun/ partial shade.

    Exposure: Exposed/sheltered. Wind tolerant.

    Soil: Fertile. Well drained.

    Moisture: Keep moist.

  • Available For Delivery Now.


    All palms have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

The Palm Tree Company

Meadcroft, Clitheroe Rd, Whalley,

Lancs. BB7 9AD

Tel: 01254 447964

Mob: 07970 772743



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