Originating from Australia, Tasmania
An evergreen perennial, resembling a small phormium, forming tufted clumps of stiff, green, glossy, strap-shaped leaves up to 1.2m long. Star-shaped, lavender/violet flowers are produced on long stalks in summer followed by deep purple/blue, metallic berries. Also excellent in containers.
Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in sun/part shade. Mulch around base of plant in winter.