Cordyline aus. Pink Passion
5m ht x 3 m sp
10-20 years until naturity
Cordyline ‘Pink Passion’ is an erect, palm-like tree with arching, linear- to lance-shaped, purple-grey leaves with bright pink margins. Under favourable conditions, panicles of creamy white flowers bloom in summer followed by white or blue-tinted berries.
Cordyline australis 'Pink Passion'
Cabbage tree 'Pink Passion' , New Zealand cabbage palm, Cordyline australis 'Seipin'
Variety or Cultivar
'Pink Passion' _ 'Pink Passion' is an erect, palm-like tree with arching, linear- to lance-shaped, purple-grey leaves with bright pink margins. Under favourable conditions, panicles of creamy white flowers bloom in summer followed by white or blue-tinted berries.
Single stemmed palm, cycad or tree
Insignificant or absent in All seasons
Flushed purple, Variegated, Pink, Grey in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Glasshouse red spider mite , Scale insects
WHERE TO GROW
Cordyline australis 'Pink Passion' (Cabbage tree 'Pink Passion' ) will reach a height of 5m and a spread of 3m after 10-20 years.
Architectural, City, Coastal, Containers, Drought Tolerant, Foliage only, Low Maintenance, Mediterranean, Roof terrace, Sub-Tropical
Plant in moist, well-drained soil in full sun or light shade, in a sheltered position. Alternatively, grow under glass in loam-less or loam-based compost in bright, filtered or indirect light. Water moderately, sparingly in winter.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun