Black Ornamental Grass

Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens'

Black Lilyturf, Black Mondo

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This is a clump forming grass that has jet black foliage. In the summer it produces short spikes of pale lilac flowers.
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Planning

Difficulty

Moderate

Flowering time

Summer

Fruiting time

Autumn

Special features

Origin

Asia, Eurasia

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil moisture

Moist

Soil type

Clay, Loam, Sand

Soil PH preference

Acid, Neutral

Frost hardiness

Hardy

Personality

Family

Asparagaceae

Flower colour

Pink
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