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Ophiopogon japonicus 'Kijimafukiduma'

 Suitable Substitutions for Ophiopogon japonicus 'Kijimafukiduma'

Liriope spicata 'Silver Dragon'

Liriope spicata 'Silver Dragon'

Silver Dragon Lily Turf

 

More About Ophiopogon japonicus 'Kijimafukiduma'

  • Almost invisible, light lavender to white flowers
  • Flowers lead to dark blue berries, that persist into the winter
  • Semi-evergreen, strap-like, arching, glossy, variegated blades up to 2 mm wide, and 20 cm long
  • Grown for its slow, spreading, clump forming habit
  • Bloom Time: Late summer
  • Foliage Height: 30 cm

Interesting Notes:

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

Zone:

5

Height:

25-30 cm

Spread:

25-30 cm

Colour:

Lavender
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Silver Mist Mondo Grass Growing and Maintenance Tips

Thrives in a moist, fertile soil, in partial to full shade, tolerating drought in shadier locations, and sun if sufficiently moist. Prune in early spring to remove old foliage and dead tips. Plants should be divided, in early spring, every few years.


Ophiopogon japonicus 'Kijimafukiduma' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fruit

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Compact
Clumping
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Border/edging