Ophiopogon planiscapus Black Dragon
(Black Mondo Grass)

Ophiopogon planiscapus Black Dragon
(Black Mondo Grass)

Details:

Foliage Colour: Black
Growth Rate: Slow
Mature Height: 0.3 m
Mature Width: 0.3 m
Site Condition: Coastal, Exposed, Frost Tolerant, Heavy Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Salty, Windy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade
Drainage: Dry, Moist
Category: Grass
Features: Suitable for bordering or edging and ground cover. Flower colour: Lilac. Fruit colour: Black.

Ophiopogon planiscapus Black Dragon, commonly called Black Mondo Grass, is a clumping evergreen perennial with distinctive deep purple-black foliage. In summer, small sprays of lilac/pink flowers are followed by black fruits. Slow growing. Prefers free draining soil. Stunning effect in mass plantings. Excellent border or edging plant or as underplanting in garden or container. Evergreen. Hardy.

Flowering: Summer [December - February]
Fruiting:    Autumn [March - May]

 

Prices

  Each 20 or more
7cm Tube $4.50 $4.00

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