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Purple Explosion™ Lilyturf

Liriope muscari 'EXC 051' PP #21,352

Pronunciation: lir-EYE-oh-pee mus-KAR-ee
SKU #41177
5-11

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OVERVIEW
Description A versatile evergreen that forms a tight clump of dense, narrow, green foliage that are the perfect complement to the explosion of deep purple flower spikes in the fall. This exceptionally profuse flowering variety is sensational for use in mass plantings as groundcover, lining pathways, or edging perennial and shrub borders. Well-suited for containers.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
Blooms Late Summer to Fall
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 8 to 12 in. tall, spreading to 8 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Easy Care, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Poolside, Ground Cover, Edging
Flower Color Purple
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Hosta (Hosta); Coneflower (Echinacea); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Speedwell (Veronica)
CARE
Care Thrives in average, well-drained soils; adaptable to a range of soil types. Water regularly during the 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.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.