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Ophiopogon japonicus 'Gyoku Ryu'

Mondo Grass

Plant Type: Ornamental Grass

A unique super dwarf Mondo Grass with rich dark green leaves, compact growth habit and only amounting to 1" or 3" tall. This shade lover forms a nice thick mat in protected locations such as under small trees, in courtyards, and other niches in the garden. Summer flowers are often hidden by foliage. 

Mature Height:

1-3 in

Mature Spread:

3-12 in

Spacing:

6-12 in

Zone:

6-10

Bloom Color:

Lavender

Ophiopogon japonicus 'Gyoku Ryu' Characteristics & Attributes:

Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Evergreen
Evergreen
Container
Container
Ornamental Grass
Ornamental Grass
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Foot Friendly
Foot Friendly
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Full Shade
Full Shade
Attributes
Border or Bed
Groupings
Naturalizing
Stepping Stones/Path Edge
Late Summer Bloomer
Slow Growing
Shade Gardens
Woodland Edge
Woodland Garden
Edging
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Green
Habit
Arching
Dwarf
Clump-forming
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Winter
Summer
Soil Moisture
Keep Well-Watered