Aztec Grass
Aztec Grass

Aztec Grass

Liriope muscari 'Aztec Grass'

General Information

  • Part Sun/Shade
  • Full Shade
  • Medium Water Requirement
  • Very Low Maintenance
  • Evergreen
  • Flowers

Common Names

Variegated Liriope, Variegated Mondo Grass, Giant Lilyturf, Border Grass

Plant Description

Partial shade. Evergreen. A tough, easy-to-grow liriope cultivar, with variegated lily- or grass- like clumping foliage. Use it for edging along shaded pathways and borders, or to add texture and color contrast in mixed beds or containers. Plant in mass for an easy effect.

Liriope tolerates a variety of locations, including the semi-darkness under live oaks. It prefers moist or moisture-retaining soil, so it's probably best suited for areas with deep clay soils.

Clumps can be divided every 2-3 years in late winter/early spring.

Plant Details

Features

coupon eligible: No

watersaver: No

flower color: Purple

freeze hardy: Yes

sunlight requirements: Full Shade, Part Sun/Shade

soil types: Clay, Garden Mixed

invasive: No

Maintenance

Divide clumps every 2-3 years; remove older vegetation as needed. May require supplemental water in exposed locations; keep it in the shade.

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