Liriope Variegated

Description: This lilyturf cultivar is a grass-like perennial which typically grows 12-20" high and features a clump of strap-like, arching, medium green leaves (to 1" wide) which are variegated with creamy yellow margins. Erect, showy flower spikes with tiered whorls of dense, lilac flowers rise just above the leaves in late summer. Flowers give way in fall to blackish berries which often persist into winter.

Common Name: Variegated Liriope

Scientific Name: Liriope Muscari 'Variegated'

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Partial Sun - Partial Shade

Size: 12-18" height, 15-18" spread

Bloom Color: Purple

Bloom Period: Summer

Landscape Use: Garden Bed, Containers, Border Plant, Shade Garden, Memorial Garden

Soil: Will tolerate dry soil

Zone: 5 - 10

Growth Rate: Moderate

Companion Plants: Green Hostas, Boxwoods

Maintenance: Cut back to a couple of inches in early Spring

 


 

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