Brief: 2FT H and 1.5FT W

Blooming Season: SU FA

Light Preference: FS SH

Special Qualities:

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Evergreen Giant, Liriope grandiflora

 

Great border grass, which leaves get up to 24 inches tall and mounds to 24 inches wide. Generally stays green all winter, unless extreme frosts persist. Use to accent your flower bed or highlight a walkway with grasses on either side lining the entire walk. A popular edging plant that looks great in tubs, rows, as a border or mass planted under taller shrubs or trees. Stiff, textured 3/8" - 1/2" wide leaf blades. White to pale purple flower spikes appear in summer and last well into autumn. This plant can be used as a tall groundcover, border plant, or accent plant. Often used as a lawn substitute and in shade gardens. Large areas covered with this plant lend a soothing effect to any landscape. Moderate growth rate, prefers well drained soil. Mature height 18" - 30", spacing 9-12".

 

Spring

SP

Deer Resistant

D

Wildlife Attractor

W

Summer

SU

Fragrant Flowers or Foliage

F

Xeric

X

Fall

FA

Hummingbird Attractor

H

Full Sun

FS

Winter

WI

Larval Plant

L

Partial Shade

PS

Aquatic or Wetland Plant

A

Native Plant

N

Shade

SH

Butterfly Nectar or Larval Plant

B

Salt Tolerant

S

 

 

Cuttable Flowers or Foliage

C

Tropical

T