Tolerates the dry shade of trees
Native to China, it might seem like a beautiful grass with supple, shiny, dark green leaves. But Ophiopogon bodinieri is not a grass! And it produces beautiful pink-white flowers in the summer followed by fruit setting of dark purple berries characteristic of the Ophiopogon.
Works well as ground cover. Height: 25 cm. Grow in partial shade in ordinary soil.
For borders, rockeries, banks or under trees. Grows very well in pots
- 12 cm pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 6-10
- Height: 10 to 30cm
- Plant spacing: 60 cm
- Flower colour: white
- Flowering period: summer flowers
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