Monkey Grass

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Monkey Grass

Ophiopogon japonicus
Mondo Grass
0.5

0.5 foot
0.3

0.5 foot
East Asia
  • Full Shade
  • Part Sun/Shade
  • Medium

About This Plant

Part shade/full shade. Monkey grass is a miniature evergreen clump grass, with dark, glossy leaves. Blooms are rarely (if ever) seen.

Dwarf and variegated varieties available. Underground runners eventually fill the spaces between plants.

Maintenance

May require supplemental water in exposed locations.

Features

Plant Type:
Grasses
Size:
0.5-0.5' H, 0.3-0.5' W
Sunlight Requirements:
Full Shade, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Types:
Clay, Well drained
Wildlife:
Flower Color:
Lavender, White
Bloom Time:
May, June
Freeze Hardy:
Yes
Invasive:
No
Caution:
None
Coupon Eligible:
No

This plant goes well with

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