Black Mondo Grass
It is not a grass but a tufted evergreen perennial that forms clumps of leathery, narrow deep black strap-shaped leaves. In summer,it has small sprays of mauve bell-shaped flowers that are followed by black fruits. Slow growing. Grows to about 30-45 cm and about same width
A low maintenance plant that is frost hardy and will tolerate both sun and shade but does prefer a free draining soil but does not require a lot of water. It makes a really good border or edging plant especially when used with plants that have contrasting foliage. It is also useful for under planting in garden or in a container with other plants. Low maintenance with generaly tidy up of dead leaves.
Although grows from rhizomes it is not invasive.
Ophiopogon planiscapus "Black Dragon"
- Product Code: OPHIB
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