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Cordyline 'Southern Splendour'

Cordyline australis | Cabbage Palm

Hardy Shrub

What is Hardy Shrub?

Stunning pink and olive green leaves

Excellent focal plant

Low maintenance

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Cordyline ‘Southern Splendour’ bears sword-shaped variegated leaves coloured olive green and bright pink. When mature, Cordylines develop into small, palm-like trees and make excellent focal points as container grown or border specimens and combine well with vibrantly coloured perennials. These low maintenance, evergreen shrubs are perfectly hardy in milder parts of the UK and are a popular choice in coastal gardens as they tolerate salt air, dry soils, and exposed sites. Height: 4 metres (13’). Spread: 1.5 metres (5’).

Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication only.

Height Up to 400cm (158in)
Spread Up to 150cm (59in)

Hardy Shrub

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Flowering Months


1 x 9cm Potted Plant (KC7315)
2 x 9cm Potted Plants (KC7829)

Grow on in frost free conditions and acclimatise to the outdoors over 7-10 days before planting out. Grow Cordylines on fertile, well drained soil. Choose a sheltered position in full sun. Cordylines are particularly well suited to mild coastal locations but do enjoy a fertile soil, so it is well worth incorporating some well rotted manure into the soil when planting.
Feed and water regularly until fully established. Once established, Cordylines need little attention, but will require some winter protection should temperatures dip below-5C (23F). In cold areas it may be preferable to grow Cordylines in large patio containers that can be moved undercover during the coldest months.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £5.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

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