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botanical name:
Cordyline australis 'Pink Stripe'
Cordyline australis 'Pink Stripe' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cabbage Palm
synonyms:  Cordyline australis 'Kiwi Dazzler'
family:  Asparagaceae
characteristics: tree, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: spiky
leaf colour: bronze
flower colour:
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -2°C
USDA zone: 9 to 11
description:
Palm-like habit with many narrow arching leaves of greyish bronze striped with pink. Sometimes reverts slightly to green, particularly at the leaf bases. Rather tender.

cultivation:
Reasonably fertile, well drained soil in sun or part shade and a warm location. Needs protection from cold winter weather.

usage:
Architectural focal point, exotic appearance. Smaller specimens are good in containers and make excellent patio plants for the summer.

other notes:
Known as Cordyline australis 'Kiwi Dazzler' in New Zealand.

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