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Liriope muscari Big Blue

Lilyturf, Monkey Grass

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: Short 14" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Shady
Zones: 5-10   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Abundant blue flower spikes rise above the attractive, tufted arching, grasslike foliage followed by clusters of black berries. Liriope Big Blue is the improved version of an old time favorite that makes a good ornamental or edging plant.

Features to Note:

  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Foot Traffic Tolerant
  • Groundcovers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Wet Site Tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • For a Shady Spot
  • Dry Shade Tolerant

Liriope General Information:

Liriope are perfect for a difficult site. Thrives in a wide range of conditions from dry shade to full sun. Best selection for Gulf states: zones 8,9,&10.

Liriope Plant Care:

Low maintenance. May need to be contained in the formal border to maintain boundaries. Remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: LIBB