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Angel's Fishing Rod

Dierama pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'

Dierama reynoldsii (9389382017) by peganum (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Angel's Fishing Rod Overview

Also known commonly as angel's fishing rod, the cultivar 'Blackbird' is an evergreen, perennial species that produces strap-shaped foliage and big, red-purple, pendant blooms which are shaped like bells. These are borne hanging down from delicate arching stems.