Angel's Fishing Wand

Dierama pulcherrimum - botanical name

Dierama pulcherrimum

Evergreen tufted perennial (1.4m x 0.3m) from South Africa. Long narrow grass-like linear leaves. Funnel shaped deep pink flowers on arching wiry stems. Useful for a perennial garden or in association with a pond or water feature. Prefers moist fertile well drained soil. Sensitive to root disturbance. Tolerates light frosts only. Drought sensitive.

  • Plant type
    Perennial
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost sensitive
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam, Clay
  • Water rating
    Medium
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (South Africa)
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