Commonly known as Mondo grass, Snake's beard

  • Evergreen
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Rhizomatous or tufted perennials
  • Ground cover These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Can be used as a grassy groundcover.
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Ornamental grasses
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases - slugs on new leaves
  • Place of origin
    eastern Asia, especially China and Japan.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil

Buy Varieties of OPHIOPOGON

OPHIOPOGON planiscarpus 'Nigrescens'

OPHIOPOGON planiscarpus 'Nigrescens'

Black lilyturf, Mondo grass

Japanese plant with grasslike foliage. Copious purplish-black leaves with racemes of blue/white flowers on long stems

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