Useful evergreen grass-like plants with autumn flowers these have great potential as groundcover or edging but are not that well used in the UK yet. Very closely related to the popular "black grass", Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens'.
Liriope koreana £3.50
A rare species with pale gren strappy leaves and slender spikes, in late summer, of pinkish mauve flowers to 25cm. Decent soil in shade.
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Christmas Tree' £4.00
Rarely seen, this narrow leafed form has spikes of pale pinkish-white flowers in mid-late summer. Much smaller than most forms to about 10cm. Slow as well!
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Gold-banded' £4.50
Clumps of broad, green leaves with gold stripes and spikes of light purple flowers in late summer and autumn. Best in part shade in good soil. 25cm.
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Ingwersen' £3.50
A selection with long spikes of mauve purple flowers in autumn. Clumps of deep green evergreen foliage. 25cm. Good soil in shade for best results.
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Isabella' £4.00
A new Australian selection with pink flowers. Clumps of strappy green foliage for shade or part shade. 25cm.
Liriope muscari 'Lilac Wonder' £4.50
A new variety with masses of large lilac-purple spikes in autumn over clumps of rich green strappy leaves. Average to good soil in part shade or shade. Evergreen. 25cm.
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Moneymaker' £3.50
A free flowering selection with plenty of blue-purple spikes in late summer-autumn. Evergreen grassy foliage makes neat clumps for shade. Good soil. 20cm.
Liriope muscari 'Monroe White' £4.50
A stunning white flowered form with plenty of spikes of generously proportioned flowers in autumn. Neat clumps of light green leaves. Good soil in shade. 20cm.
Liriope muscari 'Okina' £4.00
Stunning white new growth fades to dark green on this slow growing form. Should produce purple flowers but I've never seen any! Good soil in shade. 30cm.
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Royal Purple' £4.00
Deep green, broader leaves make tidy clumps and masses of relatively short stems with spikes of purple-mauve flowers in autumn. Good soil in shade. 20cm.
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Super Blue' £4.00
Clumps of strap-like leaves and lots of spikes of lavender blue flowers in autumn. Evergreen. Average to good soil in shade. 30cm.
Add to Basket Liriope muscari 'Variegata' £4.00
Bright golden yellow and cream stripes on this variegated form. Typical purplish spikes of flowers from late summer into autumn. Evergreen. 25cm. Good soil in shade.
Liriope spicata 'Gin-ryu' £4.00
A sparkling variegated form with many fine silvery white stripes on the strap like leaves. Compact hummocks to 20cm. Moist, fertile soil in sun or part shade.