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Festival Lime

Festival™ Lime is a compact, clump forming cordyline that cascades into a round ball shape.

Festival™ Lime has strappy lime green foliage, and it is ideal to plant either in a pot or as a dramatic color highlight with other plants in gardens and landscapes. Grows in full morning sun and is also a great shade plant.

Key Features

  • Glossy cascading lime green foliage adds interesting architecture to the garden
  • Great feature plant
  • Low maintenance and easy care
  • Compact, no stems, grows from base
  • For gardens and landscapes plus larger patio pots
  • Grows well in most soil types
  • Suitable in USDA zones 8b-11

Suggested Uses

Landscaping, Commercial or Home garden

Growth Habit

Clump forming dwarf habit.

Flower Size

Small, blush pink star-shaped flowers that have a jasmine-like fragrance appear in late spring and early summer.

Mature Height

Grows to 3 feet tall, but cascading habit reduces overall height.

Mature Width

Spreading foliage to 3 feet wide, with a basal clump of 18 inches.

Spacing

Plant 24 inches apart.

Hardiness

Will readily survive moderate frosts and is hardy in zones 8b - 11.

Foliage

Glossy lime green, long strappy leaves.

Pruning/Pinching

Remove old leaves as required.

Temperature

From light frost to 90 deg F .

Light Needs

Full sun or partial shade.

Soil Needs

Tolerates a range of soils, though will perform best in a well drained soil containing organic matter.

Water Needs

Low to moderate water requirement once established. Water thoroughly when planting during hot weather and continue until established.

Fertilizer

Add controlled release fertilizer in Spring around the base of the plant

Disease Tolerance

No major disease susceptibility.

Pest Issues

No major pest susceptibility.

Special Care

Protect from severe frosts, however can take temperatures down to 10 deg F where it will burn off all the foliage, but so long as the soil is not continually frozen, will come back with new foliage in the spring.

Parentage

Cordyline australis x Cordyline pumilio x Cordyline banksii hybrid.

Varietal/Cultivar Name

CorJur08

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