Paso Doble Cordyline (Cordyline australis ‘Paso Doble’)

Paso Doble Cordyline

  • Brilliant Pink & Dark Purple Variegation
  • Tropical Broadleaf Evergreen
  • Tall Upright Spikey Growth
  • Striped Sword-Like Foliage
  • Tolerates Wet Soil
  • Full Sun & Part Shade
  • Creamy-White Spring Blooms
  • Pollinator Friendly!
  • Also Called Hawaiian Ti Plant
  • Great Container & Garden Accent
  • Use as an Annual in Cooler Zones
  • Salt & Drought Tolerant Once Established

The exotic Paso Doble Cordyline (Cordyline australis ‘Paso Doble’) is a dramatic explosion of color and texture for your landscape! Featuring bold pink and burgundy striped foliage, garden beds and planters will turn heads!

The shock of upright growth and amazing color doesn’t quit and sword-like leaves reach skyward! Each features fantastic purple and bright pink variegation running lengthwise along each blade.

Cordyline Paso Doble is a new and improved color that catches the eye! In spring, creamy-white blossoms appear for your pollinators! The spikey flowers are an unusual, dramatic contrast to the foliage.

A broadleaf evergreen in warmer growing zones, northern gardeners can use these as annual accents, or bring into a greenhouse or enclosed patio for the colder seasons!

How to Use Paso Doble Cordyline In The Landscape

A vibrant landscape or container plant, grow these in planters on porches or balconies, or as accents around your pool or patio! The color readily mixes with other plant colors, yet stands out at the same time!

Tuck into mixed borders for a burst of color along foundations or a border. For a fantastic feature, place a pair of these upright sentries in tall, slender pots to flank the entrance of an outdoor room, along a path, or flanking your front entry for a dramatic sight!

Use as focal points and specimen plants, plus thriving in wet soils, these are fantastic additions around water features, streams or ponds!

Tips For Care

Thriving in the warmer USDA growing zones of 9 to 11, these exotic beauties tolerate full sun or even a touch of partial shade!

Plant in moist, well-drained with adequate fertility. Maintain moderate, yet consistent moisture throughout the year for best results, and once established, Cordyline can even tolerate wet soil.

Easy care and low maintenance, you’ll enjoy convenience and style with these broadleaf evergreens!

Paso Doble Cordyline (Cordyline australis ‘Paso Doble’) Details

Common name Paso Doble Cordyline
Botanical name Cordyline australis 'Paso Doble'
Plant type Broad-Leaved Evergreen
Hardiness zone 9-11
Growth rate Medium
Height 4 - 5 ft.
Width 3 - 4 ft.
Sunlight Full Sun, Partial Shade
Moisture Medium
Soil condition Tolerates Wet Soil
Pollinator-friendly Yes
Pruning time Late Winter
Flower color White