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Black Mondo Grass

Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’

Black Mondo Grass
phipogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’ is an award winning and stunning plant with purple-green leaves that turn black when growing in full sun and well drained soil. It gives a spectacular contrast in the garden when planted in large groups or as part of a mixed planted arrangement on the patio or window box.  A truly unique, versatile plant with the blackest foliage of all garden plants makes it a must for every garden, balcony or patio.
Leaf: Black when growing in full sun
Size: 0.2m H x 0.3m S/Clump forming
Flower: Pale lilac bell shaped in summer
Perferred Location: Garden border/Patio container/Edging/Groundcover/Rockery
Water & Nutrition:
Likes: Full sun or semi shade and moist fertile garden soil
Dislikes: Temperatures below -10°C
Presentation Ideas:
Grown In: Ireland

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