Cordyline are extremely useful as a contrasting foliage shrub in modern Australian gardens.
Online Plants have 15+ different varieties of this popular foliage shrub.
The range of colors is absolutely stunning. Combinations to watch for include: green and an almost burnt orange; green and bright pink, and the good thing about these leaves is they stay that color all year round. Very hardy and drought tolerant, very popular in suburban gardens, Cordyline's can give year round lushness and color in a shady spot that really compliments other plants like palms. And regardless of whether you live in the sunny north or quite temperate climates, you can create that lush tropical look and feel with these ultimate easy care plants.