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Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

Liriope muscari 'Variegata' - Variegated Lily Turf

More About Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

  • Showy whorled lavender flowers on short spikes, just proud of the body of the plant
  • Flowers lead to dark blue to black berries, persisting into the winter
  • Semi-evergreen, strap-like, arching, glossy, variegated green and creamy-yellow leaves
  • Grown for its slow spreading, clump-forming habit
  • Bloom Time: Late summer
  • Flower Height: 50 cm
  • Foliage Height: 40 cm

Interesting Notes:

Liriope is not a grass, it is a member of the lily family.

Zone:

5

Height:

40-50 cm

Spread:

20-30 cm

Colour:

Lavender
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Variegated Lily Turf Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a moist, fertile soil, in partial shade, and will tolerate a wide range of light and soil conditions, heat, humidity and drought. Prune in early spring to remove old foliage and dead tips.


Liriope muscari 'Variegata' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Rock garden
Rock garden
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Fruit

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Spreading
Mounding

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green
Variegated

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Liriope muscari 'Variegata'

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