Liriope muscari 'Variegata'Item #0979 USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 11
Vibrant yellow stripes brighten the dark green, arching, grass-like foliage that adds color to any planting. Lilac flowers appear on stems as tall as the leaves. An easy to grow, clump-forming groundcover or edging around perennial or shrub borders. Evergreen.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.Average Landscape Size:Moderate growing; reaches 15 in. tall and wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:lir-RYE-oh-pee mus-KAR-eePlant type:PerennialDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenSunset climate zones:8Growth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Moderate growing; reaches 15 in. tall and wide.Special features:Bird Friendly, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Pet Friendly, Waterwise, Year-round InterestFoliage color:VariegatedBlooms:Late SummerFlower color:PurpleCompanion PlantsHosta (Hosta); Coneflower (Echinacea); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Speedwell (Veronica)
- CareCare InformationThrives in average, well-drained soils; adaptable to a range of soil types. Water regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; tolerates mild drought, when established. For a tidy appearance, remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Light Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.