Taiwan Mondo Grass
Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 4 to 6 in. tall, slowly spreading 2 to 3 ft. wide.|
|Design Ideas||Mondo grass is the traditional groundcover of the Japanese garden, planted at the base of pagoda lights and stone basins. Perfect for entry gardens, courtyards and atriums. Very good as an edge plant for water gardens or arranged around the base of fountains. Plant as a linear edging in formal shade gardens or in small clusters in Asian gardens. Great for geometric layouts in postmodern and tropical schemes.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Edging, Coastal Exposure, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dense Habit, Easy Care, Naturalizes Well, Shade Loving, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Asian Garden Plant|
Thrives in humus-rich, evenly moist, well-drained soils. Avoid harsh sun exposures. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. For a tidy appearance, remove old, faded foliage and apply fertilizer in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 9